AGDB analytical method: NA

Major and minor elements by long or short count instrumental neutron activation analysis.

Bibliographic reference

Author Taggart, Joseph E., editor
Year 2002
Title Analytical methods for chemical analysis of geologic and other materials, U.S. Geological Sur
Series U.S. Geological Survey open-file report 02-223
URL http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2002/ofr-02-0223/
Notes Title from PDF title screen (viewed on Oct. 21, 2003). Updates Open-file report 96-525. Includes bibliographical references. Mode of access: Internet. System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader (available free).
Organization USGS-BGC

Parameters using this method

Parameter Description
Ag_ppm_NA Silver, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
AsCV_pct_NA Arsenic, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
As_ppm_NA Arsenic, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
AuCV_pct_NA Gold, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Au_ppm_NA Gold, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
BaCV_pct_NA Barium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Ba_ppm_NA Barium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
Br_ppm_NA Bromine, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
CaOCV_pct_NA Calcium, as calcium oxide, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
CaO_pct_NA Calcium, as calcium oxide, in weight percent, by wavelength-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy after LiBO2 or LiBO2-Li2B4O7 fusion
CdCV_pct_NA Cadmium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Cd_ppm_NA Cadmium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
CeCV_pct_NA Cerium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Ce_ppm_NA Cerium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
Cl_pct_NA Chlorine, in weight percent, by neutron activation
CoCV_pct_NA Cobalt, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Co_ppm_NA Cobalt, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
CrCV_pct_NA Chromium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Cr_ppm_NA Chromium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
CsCV_pct_NA Cesium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Cs_ppm_NA Cesium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
CuCV_pct_NA Copper, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Cu_ppm_NA Copper, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
Dy_ppm_NA Dysprosium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
EuCV_pct_NA Europium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Eu_ppm_NA Europium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
Fe_pct_NA Total iron, in weight percent, by neutron activation
FeTO3CV_pct_NA Total iron, as total iron oxide, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
FeTO3_pct_NA Total iron, as total iron oxide, in weight percent, by neutron activation
F_pct_NA Fluorine, in weight percent, by neutron activation
GdCV_pct_NA Gadolinium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Gd_ppm_NA Gadolinium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
HfCV_pct_NA Hafnium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Hf_ppm_NA Hafnium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
HgCV_pct_NA Mercury, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Hg_ppm_NA Mercury, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
HoCV_pct_NA Holmium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Ho_ppm_NA Holmium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
IrCV_pct_NA Iridium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Ir_ppm_NA Iridium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
K2OCV_pct_NA Potassium, as potassium oxide, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
K2O_pct_NA Potassium, as potassium oxide, in weight percent, by neutron activation
K_pct_NA Potassium, in weight percent, by neutron activation
LaCV_pct_NA Lanthanum, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
La_ppm_NA Lanthanum, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
LuCV_pct_NA Lutetium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Lu_ppm_NA Lutetium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
MnO_pct_NA Manganese, as manganese oxide, in weight percent, by neutron activation
Mn_pct_NA Manganese, in weight percent, by neutron activation
Mo_ppm_NA Molybdenum, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
Na2OCV_pct_NA Sodium, as sodium oxide, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Na2O_pct_NA Sodium, as sodium oxide, in weight percent, by neutron activation
Na_pct_NA Sodium, in weight percent, by neutron activation
NdCV_pct_NA Neodymium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Nd_ppm_NA Neodymium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
NiCV_pct_NA Nickel, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Ni_ppm_NA Nickel, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
RbCV_pct_NA Rubidium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Rb_ppm_NA Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
SbCV_pct_NA Antimony, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Sb_ppm_NA Antimony, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
ScCV_pct_NA Scandium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Sc_ppm_NA Scandium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
SeCV_pct_NA Selenium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Se_ppm_NA Selenium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
SmCV_pct_NA Samarium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Sm_ppm_NA Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
Sn_ppm_NA Tin, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
SrCV_pct_NA Strontium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Sr_ppm_NA Strontium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
TaCV_pct_NA Tantalum, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Ta_ppm_NA Tantalum, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
TbCV_pct_NA Terbium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Tb_ppm_NA Terbium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
Te_ppm_NA Tellurium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
ThCV_pct_NA Thorium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Th_ppm_NA Thorium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
TmCV_pct_NA Thulium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Tm_ppm_NA Thulium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
UCV_pct_NA Uranium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
U_ppm_NA Uranium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
V_ppm_NA Vanadium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
WCV_pct_NA Tungsten, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
W_ppm_NA Tungsten, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
YbCV_pct_NA Ytterbium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Yb_ppm_NA Ytterbium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
Y_ppm_NA Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
ZnCV_pct_NA Zinc, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Zn_ppm_NA Zinc, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
ZrCV_pct_NA Zirconium, coefficient of variance, in percent, by neutron activation
Zr_ppm_NA Zirconium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation