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Users must create a UW MSE CORAL account before reserving space. If you have a CORAL account with another department, you must still register for MSE CORAL in order to access MSE spaces.

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X-Ray Fluorescence

X-Ray Fluorescence


Bruker M4 Tornado


  • Rh source
  • Silicon detector
  • Range 1 - 50 KeV


This instrument is purchased with STF funds specifically for UW student use. Any UW student who is registered and matriculated may use it free of charge. It is not available for UW research use or for non-UW users except on a case-by-case basis.


Mueller Hall 167


Training is in two sessions to be completed within 1 week of each other.  

  1. Demonstration of the instrument; discussion of sample preparation and use policies
  2. Driver's test

A user unable to demonstrate competence in the test session may retake it in a third session.