Sphalerite SXES spectrum, 5 keV e- beam, CSIRO 2016

Measurement details

Description SXES spectrum of Sphalerite
Reference CSIRO SXES database by C. M. MacRae, N. C. Wilson, and A. Torpy, CSIRO Mineral Resources
Date measured 2016-09-26
Material Sphalerite [ ZnS ]
Specimen ZnS HyperII-7 [CSIRO - Microbeam Laboratory Standards]
Related specimen P-0197 ZnS [CSIRO - Microbeam Laboratory Standards]. Synthetic, growth run #2 29/1/'74
Technique Soft x-ray emission spectroscopy (SXES)
Instrument JEOL 8530F
Probe 5 keV electron beam
Beam current 99.9 nA
Grating 50XL
Acquisition time 640 s
Channel count 2048
Energy range 46.8109 … 170.472 eV
Intensity range 136.275 … 7205.36 counts
Integral 1.3238×106 counts


Composition of Sphalerite in specimen "ZnS HyperII-7" [CSIRO].
Element Atoms At% Wt%
Zn 1 50 67.1
S 1 50 32.9

Measurement spectrum


Measurement image

SXES spectrum of Sphalerite

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