Dynamic SIMS Tutorial


Our new Essential Knowledge Brief (EKB), Dynamic Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry, provides a detailed overview of dynamic SIMS, relating the functions of the technique and describing its advantages over other research methodologies.

Co-edited with Wiley, this tutorial explores different technological developments made possible through SIMS, and offers more efficient analytical solutions for a wider range of samples. Four case studies included in the EKB detail these analytical techniques in areas ranging from life sciences to materials and cosmochemistry.

Table of contents :
- History and Background
- In Practice
- Case Study 1: Seeing is Believing
- Case Study 2: Synthesizing Semiconductor Crystals
- Case Study 3: Measuring Hydrogen on the Moon and Mars
- Case Study 4: Self-Focusing SIMS
- Problems and Solutions
- What’s next? 

This short guide is available in pdf as well mobile-enabled formats. Click on the links below to download your preferred version.