The great folks at AXT wrote up this explainer on positive metals identification (PMI) with XRF and LIBS. The article was published in a recent edition of Materials Australia, which provides technical materials support to those in the materials engineering, manufacturing and research industries.
Handheld instruments have become very popular due to their small form factor, portability and ability to rapidly identify materials non-destructively without dragging them back to the lab. The question is often asked, which technique is better? The article looks at positive metals identification (PMI) with both technologies/instruments to see how they best fit customer applications.
AXT is Australia’s leading supplier of high technology scientific equipment for sample preparation and analysis for academic and industrial applications.
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