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Durham University

Department of Earth Sciences


Publication details for Dr Chris Ottley

Ottley, C. J, Pearson, D. G & Irvine, G.J (2003). A routine method for the dissolution of geological samples for the analysis of REE and trace elements via ICP-MS. In Plasma Source Mass Spectrometry: Applications and Emerging Technologies. Holland, J. G. & Tanner, S. D. Cambridge: Royal Society of Chemistry. 221-230.

Author(s) from Durham


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Documents the principal dissolution methodology developed at Durham for the preparation of geological samples for elemental analysis, adopted widely by numerous laboratories and research groups across Britain and Europe.

Spec. Pub. Royal Society of Chemistry.