x-ray fluorescence


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x-ray fluorescence

[′eks ‚rā flu̇′res·əns]
(atomic physics)
Emission by a substance of its characteristic x-ray line spectrum upon exposure to x-rays. Also known as x-ray emission.
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The Global X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) market is expected to reach $8.2 billion by 2026 growing at a CAGR of 6.2% during 2018 to 2026.
A review of the reliability and validity of portable X-ray fluorescence spectrometry (pXRF) data.
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The addition of X-ray fluorescence analytical instruments augments the company's existing portfolio of ultrasound, eddy current, and remote visual instruments that include flaw detectors, thickness gages, systems, videoscopes, scanners, probes, and related accessories.
The Fischerscope XDV-SD is an X-ray fluorescence spectrometer developed for challenges related to RoHS/WEEE analyses and as the assay determination of gold and other precious metals.
Natalie Rutledge, of ElementA, which invented the new portable X-Ray fluorescence unit to pinpoint contamination hotspots Picture: PHIL MICHEU
Tokyo, Japan, Nov 30, 2005 - (JCN) - Shimadzu announced on November 29 that it has launched the EDX-720, an advanced energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometer.
Austin AI LLC, an Austin, Texas, company that develops X-ray fluorescence instrumentation for various industries, has developed an X-ray instrument that can do field characterization of soil that until now required off-site laboratory analysis.
X-ray fluorescence (XRF) analysis, one of the lesser-known testing methods for most plastics processors, is acquiring new value for compounders and processors of consumer packaging materials and electrical/electronic equipment sold to European Union (EU) countries.
A brief introduction to the principles, analytical methodologies, uses, and advantages and limitations of scanning electron microscopy-energy dispersive X-ray spectrometry, energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometry, inductively coupled plasma-optical emission spectrophotometry, and inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry in forensic glass examination is presented.
Owners and contractors should look for firms that perform X-ray fluorescence testing to determine the presence of lead paint.
These include x-ray fluorescence spectroscopy, scanning electron microscopy with energy dispersive spectrometry, cathodoluminescence, and Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy.