AGDB measured parameter: Y_ppm_AES_Fuse

Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy after LiBO2 or LiBO2-Li2B4O7 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 Y

Parameter Description
Y_ppm_AES_AR_P Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy after partial digestion with aqua regia
Y_ppm_AES_Fuse Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy after LiBO2 or LiBO2-Li2B4O7 fusion
Y_ppm_AES_HF Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion
Y_ppm_AES_HF_REE Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion, REE package
Y_ppm_EDX Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy
Y_ppm_ES_Q Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative direct-current arc emission spectrography
Y_ppm_ES_SQ Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Y_ppm_GV_CR Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by gravimetric classic rock analysis
Y_ppm_MS_AR_P Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after partial digestion with aqua regia
Y_ppm_MS_HF Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion
Y_ppm_MS_ST Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion
Y_ppm_MS_ST_REE Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Y_ppm_NA Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
Y_ppm_WDX_Fuse Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by wavelength-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy after LiBO2 or LiBO2-Li2B4O7 fusion