The K-Alpha XPS System is a high-performance X-ray photoelectron spectrometer designed to be fast and easy to use for a high-throughput workflow. The K-Alpha XPS System is supplied with everything necessary for XPS analysis, including an ion source for depth profiling and turnkey charge compensation for insulator analysis. Explore the surface—and beyond—with the K-Alpha XPS System.

You will learn:

  • How quickly and easily samples can be loaded and analyzed using the K-Alpha XPS System
  • How Avantage software helps you understand XPS data and reach answers quickly
  • The applications that the K-Alpha XPS System can help you understand

Who should attend?

  • Scientists wanting to understand the chemistry of the surface of materials.
  • Researchers studying thin films and interfaces.
  • Engineers wanting to understand surface-related failures.

Run time: 10 minutes

Speaker biography


Dr Tim Nunney is Product Marketing Manager for the Thermo Scientific Surface Analysis (X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy) product line. His role involves all aspects of product marketing, including managing the applications team, customer evaluations, product development and commercial support. He has been with Thermo Fisher Scientific since 2004, previously holding positions as an applications scientist, and in the operations group. Prior to joining Thermo Fisher Scientific, Tim worked as a post-doctoral research fellow at the University of Southampton, investigating the dynamics of molecular dissociation on metal surfaces. He completed a PhD in Surface Science at the University of Liverpool, an MSc in Surface Science & Catalysis at the University of Liverpool, and a BSc (Hons) in Chemistry from the University of Nottingham.

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