School of GeoSciences

Standard Materials Available

Standard Materials available free of charge to other academic institutions.

Rare Earth Element (REE) Standards

Fourteen REE glasses, together with a Y glass, have been prepared as standard material for SIMS, EPMA and other mico-beam techniques. A suite of these standards is available on request.

Ti in Quartz Standards

Quartz Oven
A set of Ti in Quartz standards were synthesized at EMMAC, University of Edinburgh, following the procedures of Biggar and O'Hara (1969) and Cairns (1983).