Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry

, Volume 203, Issue 1, pp 19–29 | Cite as

Analysis of long-lived radionuclides by ICP-MS

  • J. I. Garcia Alonso
  • D. Thoby-Schultzendorff
  • B. Giovannone
  • L. Koch


Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry ICP-MS has been applied to the characterisation of various nuclear waste forms. Long-lived radionuclides can be determined with similar sensitivities. The installation of an ICP-MS in a glove box and applications and limitations of the methods to nuclear materials, with especial emphasis on isobaric interferences are described.


Physical Chemistry Mass Spectrometry Inorganic Chemistry Radionuclide Inductively Couple Plasma Mass Spectrometry 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. I. Garcia Alonso
    • 1
  • D. Thoby-Schultzendorff
    • 1
  • B. Giovannone
    • 1
  • L. Koch
    • 1
  1. 1.Joint Research Centre, Institute for Transuranium ElementsCommission of the European CommunitiesKarlsruhe(Germany)

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