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microanalysis

[¦mī·krō·ə′nal·ə·səs]
(analytical chemistry)
Identification and chemical analysis of material on a small scale so that specialized instruments such as the microscope are needed; the material analyzed may be on the scale of 1 microgram.
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Supply of a field emission scanning electron microscope (FESEM), with a focused gallium ion cannon (FIB) and RX microanalysis for the Scientific and Technical Resources Service.
Spatial resolution of x-ray microanalysis in the (S) TEM is limited by the initial electron probe size and by subsequent beam broadening in the foil.
In the present work, a cryo X-ray microanalysis was used to evaluate the intra cellular ionic concentrations of monocytes in contact with sol-gel derived Si[O.sub.2]-CaO-[P.sub.2][O.sub.5]-[K.sub.2]O-MgO bioglass system.
Quality of welded joints was evaluated by optical microscopy, microhardness measurement across welded joint and EDX microanalysis. It can be stated, that produced welded joints without the presence of any imperfections.
Researchers led by Francis McCubbin (Carnegie Institution of Washington) have announced that using new microanalysis techniques, they found water (in the form of its ion hydroxyl, OH) in tiny mineral grains brought back by the Apollo 14 mission.
This technology, exploited exclusively by Microhumus in the Middle East, is based on the analysis of organic products using traditional methods, transmission electron microscopy (TEM) and microanalysis by EDX probe, as well as on unique know-how in the construction of soils from waste.
This book is a "microanalysis" of a support group that focuses on eating disorders and the text messaging communications between newcomers and existing members.
What is it called?: The Advanced Microanalysis Centre.
Bruker AXS Microanalysis has announced the European launch of several new products and options for Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)-based materials analysis.
Microanalysis in Music Therapy: Methods, Techniques and Applications for Clinicians, Researchers, Educators and Students.
Paoli, PA 8/13/07; Paris, France 8/13/07--AMETEK has acquired CAMECA SAS, a manufacturer of secondary ion mass and low-energy X-ray emission spectrometers, as well as tomographic atom probes and electron probe microanalysis instrumentation, for 82 million [euro] ($112 million) from the Carlyle Group.