Glow Discharge Mass Spectrometry (GD-MS)

Direct analysis of trace elements in high-purity conductive materials

Providing complete material characterization mainly for metallurgy, the Thermo Scientific Element GD Plus GD-MS system features a fast glow discharge ion source in a high-resolution mass spectrometer. The ideal tool for the direct analysis of high purity conductive and semi-conductive materials, the system can detect and routinely quantify almost all elements present in a solid sample at or below the ppb range.

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GD mass spectrometers enable you to define new standards in the direct analysis of solid samples, providing you with the solution of choice for high throughput determination of trace elements in high purity conductive and semi-conductive materials.

Even the most sophisticated elemental analysis is made more straightforward with the right GD-MS accessories. Improve performance, convenience and flexibility with accessories designed specifically for your glow discharge mass spectrometer.

Defining quality with the Element GD Plus GD-MS

Attend the webinar to learn how the Element GD Plus GD-MS enables you to define new standards in the analysis of solid samples. The pulsed power supply from flow discharge sources give more efficient ionization at lower sputter rates.

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