AGDB measured parameter: Sm_ppm_ES_Q

Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography

Reference for the analytical method

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

Other parameters measuring Sm

Parameter Description
Sm_ppm_AES_HF Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion
Sm_ppm_AES_HF_REE Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion, REE package
Sm_ppm_ES_Q Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Sm_ppm_ES_SQ Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Sm_ppm_GV_CR Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by gravimetric classic rock analysis
Sm_ppm_MS_HF Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion
Sm_ppm_MS_ST Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion
Sm_ppm_MS_ST_REE Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Sm_ppm_NA Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
Sm_ppm_WDX_Fuse Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by wavelength-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy after LiBO2 or LiBO2-Li2B4O7 fusion