Journal of Radioanalytical Chemistry

, Volume 34, Issue 1, pp 135–139 | Cite as

Radioisotope-induced X-ray fluorescence in the analysis of atmospheric particulates: Quantitative determination of zinc and lead

  • M. Gallorini
  • N. Genova
  • E. Orvini
  • R. Stella
Physical Methods Section


Multielemental analysis of atmospheric particulates collected on filter paper has been investigated using different radioisotopic exciting sources. Quantitative determinations for zinc and lead during a one year period are reported.


Beryllium Atmospheric Particulate 71Ge Source Annular Source Plastic Capillary Tube 
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© Akadémiai Kiadó 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Gallorini
    • 1
  • N. Genova
    • 2
  • E. Orvini
    • 1
  • R. Stella
    • 1
  1. 1.Centro di Radiochimica e Analisi per Attivazione del CNRIstituto di Chimica Generale e Inorganica Università di PaviaPavia(Italy)
  2. 2.Laboratorio Energia Nucleare Applicata Università di PaviaPavia(Italy)

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