LIBS Info: Element Analysis

Title Authors Material Detector Spectrometer Software
Supersensitive detection of sodium in water with use of dual-pulse laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy Akira Kuwako, Yutaka Uchida, Katsuji Maeda Liquids Andor ICCD HR320
Laser: Nd:YAG
Gate Delay: Noneus
Gate Width: Noneus
Dual pulse LIBS is used to analyse a thin jet/film of water. Film thickness was only 0.2mm. DP beams meet at 45 degrees to the surface
Element Detection Limit (ppm) Wavelength (nm) Other Wavelengths (nm) Calibration Method Calibration Range (ppm) Notes
Na 0.0010 (Minimum concentration detected) 588.9950 N/A Univariate Calibration 0.0010-0.1000 LOD < 0.1ppb estimated by the authors.

Element RMSE (ppm) Wavelength (nm) Calibration Method Notes