Oregon State University

Thermo X-Series II

Thermo X-Series II

Installed in summer 2011 this instrument is largely dedicated to laser ablation ICP-MS analysis. The instrument is used for a diverse range of analyses including trace element studies of rocks, mineral and glasses for studies in volcanology and igneous petrology; U-Pb dating and zircons for geochronology; analysis of otoliths for fisheries applications; analysis of biomaterials for toxicology and many other uses.