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280084 UE MA-ERD-17.1 Analytics of elements with electromicroprobe (PI) (2019W)

Continuous assessment of course work



max. 10 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Kurstermin 10.2. - 14.2. 2020
2C383 Mikrosondenlabor 2C383 Mikrosondenlabor

Monday 21.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Seminarraum Geochemie 2C193 1.OG UZA II (Kickoff Class)


Aims, contents and method of the course

electron beam. They know about the construction and the functionalities of an electron probe micro analyser. The students can formulate analytical tasks independently and can develop an analytical protocol that is suited for accomplishing the task. The portfolio of methodological competence acquired during the course includes qualitative elemental analysis, imaging using electron- and X-ray signals and quantitative elemental analysis using reference materials.

Assessment and permitted materials

A customized user-manual produced individually by each student covering the entire method portfolio addressed during the course is marked, and the competence in practical elemental analysis is tested.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The participants must be able to demonstrate all methods that were addressed in the course and to accomplish analytical tasks independently.

Attendance during the course hours is compulsory. At least 85% attendance must be documented for passing the course.

Examination topics

Practical elemental analysis and hand out

Reading list

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Fr 27.09.2019 08:48