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Discover the role of laser ablation in the Analysis of Rare Earth Elements.
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Bolivia is located in Central South America to the southwest of Brazil. It is the 28th largest country in the world with an area of 1,098,581 km2. As per 2018 estimates, it has a total population of...
Article - 12 Jul 2012
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There are several techniques for elemental analysis. However, none are as flexible in the analytical range and material type as X-ray fluorescence. This article presents the benefits of wavelength...
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Laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) is a rapid, minimally destructive chemical analysis technique that takes operational principles from atomic emission spectroscopy (AES). LIBS is a technique...
Article - 14 Nov 2019
There are many analytical methods to characterize different samples. Minerals are composed of many different elements, and some minerals have different classes based on their differing compositions.
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Studies on the applications of graphene are multiplying due to its properties as a lightweight, strong, porous and electrically conductive material.
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The electrification of mining vehicles will likely gain momentum as mines age, technology advances and mining operations extract more ore.
Article - 12 Nov 2015
The mining industry has evolved over the past quarter-century—from an occupation that was once laborious, unpredictable and dangerous, to one that's better regulated and much more profitable.
Article - 22 Jun 2015
Iron ore is a key mineral present on Earth owing to the increasing demand in the steel industry, where, however, the production process or the final product is negatively affected due to the...