AGDB measured parameter: Rb_ppm_AA_F_Fuse

Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by flame-atomic absorption spectrophotometry after fusion

Reference for the analytical method

Author Doughten, Michael W., and Grossman, Jeffrey N.
Year 1993
Title Method descriptions and bibliography of routine work performed by the Branch of Geochemistry analytical laboratories, U.S. Geological Survey
Series Open-File Report
Issue 93-1-B
Pages 16 leaves; 28 cm
URL http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr931B
Notes Includes bibliographical references (leaves 14-16). Demonstrates how output from the REPORT program looks and documents current analytical methods at the USGS
Organization USGS-BGC

Other parameters measuring Rb

Parameter Description
Rb_ppm_AA_F_Fuse Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by flame-atomic absorption spectrophotometry after fusion
Rb_ppm_AA_F_HF Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by flame-atomic absorption spectrophotometry after multi-acid digestion with HF
Rb_ppm_AES_HF Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion
Rb_ppm_EDX Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy
Rb_ppm_ES_Q Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Rb_ppm_ES_SQ Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Rb_ppm_MS_AR_P Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after partial digestion with aqua regia
Rb_ppm_MS_HF Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion
Rb_ppm_MS_ST Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion
Rb_ppm_NA Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
Rb_ppm_WDX_Fuse Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by wavelength-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy after LiBO2 or LiBO2-Li2B4O7 fusion