EQUIPMENT



IRMS Finnigan Delta Plus
 IRMS Finnigan Delta Plus

Kiel IV Carbonate Device connected to IRMS DELTA plus, Thermo Scientific.


Standard analysis:
δ13C and δ18O determination in mono-carbonate samples.
Method PDF >>
 Kiel IV Carbonate Device
 Kiel IV Carbonate Device





IRMS Thermo Delta V Advantage
 IRMS Thermo Delta V Advantage
Flash Elemental Analyzer 1112 HT with autosampler and NO BLANK system connected to IRMS DELTA V Advantage, Thermo Scientific.
 Flash EA 1112 HT

IRMS Thermo MAT 253
 IRMS Thermo MAT 253
 GasBench II
GasBench II with autosampler Combi PAL connected to IRMS MAT 253, Thermo Scientific.
Standard analysis:
δ13C determination of inorganic carbon in water (DIC)
δ18O determination in water
Determination of δ13C and δ18O in mono-carbonate samples.
Method PDF >>
 Trace GC Ultra
GC IsoLink + Trace GC ultra with IsoLink GC Thermo Scientific connected to IRMS MAT 253, Thermo Scientific.
Standard analysis:
Stable isotopic composition of N, C , O and H in all compounds separated by columns:
Rt Q Bond length 30 m diamater 0,32 mm, Film 10 µm;
DB 5 lenght 30 m diameter 0,25 mm, Film 0,25 µm;
ZB 5 MS lenght 60 m diameter 0,25 mm, Film 0,25 µm
HDevice with autosampler Combi PAL connected to IRMS MAT 253, Thermo Scientific.
 HDevice
Standard analysis:
δ2H determination in water
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 HDevice
ORTEC Octete PC Alpha spectrometer
Standard analysis:
U-TH dating
210Pb dating
Method PDF >>
 ORTEC Octete
Ultra Low Level Liquid Scintillation β/α
Spectrometer Quantulus 1220, PerkinElmer
 Quantulus 1220
Standard analysis:
Tritium activity in water
Method PDF >>
 Elektrolizer
Be 5030, Gamma spectrometer
Gamma spectrometer equipped with semiconductor detector HPGe, low background shield A340, multichannel analyzer based on advanced digital signal processing (DSP) techniques
 Gamma spectrometer
Standard analysis:
Short-lived isotope activity in solid samples (210Pb, 137Cs)
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Vario MicroCUBE elemental analyzer
 Vario MicroCUBE
 Vario MicroCUBE
Standard analysis:
Concentration of nitrogen, hydrogen, carbon and sulfur in solid samples
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PICARRO G2201-I analyzer for isotopic CO2 / CH4
 PICARRO
Standard analysis:
Determination of stable isotopic composition and concentration of carbon in CO2 and CH4 in continuous mode.

MicroMill Sampling System
Collecting microsamples of rocks and fossils (detailed location and volume of the collected sample) and photography documentation
 MicroMill
PerkinElmer Sample Oxidizer model 306
 Sample Oxidizer
Preparation of solid and liquid samples for liquid scintillation analysis