AGDB analytical method: ES_Q

Major and minor elements by quantitative emission spectrography.

Bibliographic reference

Author Baedecker, Philip A., editor
Year 1987
Title Methods for geochemical analysis
Series Bulletin
Issue 1770
Pages 1 v.: ill.; 28 cm
URL http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/b1770
Notes Includes bibliographies. Analytical methods used in the Geologic Division laboratories of the U.S. Geological Survey for the inorganic chemical analysis of rock and mineral samples.
Organization USGS-BAL

Parameters using this method

Parameter Description
Ag_ppm_ES_Q Silver, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Al2O3_pct_ES_Q Aluminum, as aluminum trioxide, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Al_pct_ES_Q Aluminum, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
As_ppm_ES_Q Arsenic, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Au_ppm_ES_Q Gold, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ba_ppm_ES_Q Barium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Be_ppm_ES_Q Beryllium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Bi_ppm_ES_Q Bismuth, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
B_ppm_ES_Q Boron, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
CaO_pct_ES_Q Calcium, as calcium oxide, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ca_pct_ES_Q Calcium, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Cd_ppm_ES_Q Cadmium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ce_ppm_ES_Q Cerium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Co_ppm_ES_Q Cobalt, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Cr_ppm_ES_Q Chromium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Cu_ppm_ES_Q Copper, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Dy_ppm_ES_Q Dysprosium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Er_ppm_ES_Q Erbium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Eu_ppm_ES_Q Europium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Fe_pct_ES_Q Total iron, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
FeTO3_pct_ES_Q Total iron, as total iron oxide, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ga_ppm_ES_Q Gallium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Gd_ppm_ES_Q Gadolinium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ge_ppm_ES_Q Germanium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Hg_ppm_ES_Q Mercury, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ho_ppm_ES_Q Holmium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
In_ppm_ES_Q Indium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
K2O_pct_ES_Q Potassium, as potassium oxide, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
K_pct_ES_Q Potassium, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
La_ppm_ES_Q Lanthanum, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Li_ppm_ES_Q Lithium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Lu_ppm_ES_Q Lutetium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
MgO_pct_ES_Q Magnesium, as magnesium oxide, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Mg_pct_ES_Q Magnesium, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
MnO_pct_ES_Q Manganese, as manganese oxide, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Mn_pct_ES_Q Manganese, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Mo_ppm_ES_Q Molybdenum, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Na2O_pct_ES_Q Sodium, as sodium oxide, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Na_pct_ES_Q Sodium, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Nb_ppm_ES_Q Niobium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Nd_ppm_ES_Q Neodymium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ni_ppm_ES_Q Nickel, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
P2O5_pct_ES_Q Phosphorus, as phosphorus pentoxide, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Pb_ppm_ES_Q Lead, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
P_pct_ES_Q Phosphorus, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Pr_ppm_ES_Q Praesodymium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Rb_ppm_ES_Q Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Re_ppm_ES_Q Rhenium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Sb_ppm_ES_Q Antimony, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Sc_ppm_ES_Q Scandium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Se_ppm_ES_Q Selenium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
SiO2_pct_ES_Q Silicon, as silicon dioxide, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Si_pct_ES_Q Silicon, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Sm_ppm_ES_Q Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Sn_ppm_ES_Q Tin, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Sr_ppm_ES_Q Strontium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Tb_ppm_ES_Q Terbium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Te_ppm_ES_Q Tellurium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Th_ppm_ES_Q Thorium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
TiO2_pct_ES_Q Titanium, as titanium oxide, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ti_pct_ES_Q Titanium, in weight percent, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Tl_ppm_ES_Q Thallium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Tm_ppm_ES_Q Thulium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
U_ppm_ES_Q Uranium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
V_ppm_ES_Q Vanadium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
W_ppm_ES_Q Tungsten, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Yb_ppm_ES_Q Ytterbium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Y_ppm_ES_Q Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Zn_ppm_ES_Q Zinc, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Zr_ppm_ES_Q Zirconium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography