Absorption microanalysis with a scanning soft X‐ray microscope: mapping the distribution of calcium in bone

J. M. Kennedy*, C. Jacobsen, J. Kirz, H. Rarback, F. Cinotti, W. Thomlinson, R. Rosser, G. Schidlovsky

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Abstract

This article describes the scanning transmission X‐ray microscope operated at the National Synchroton Light Source. The application of the instrument to elemental analysis is detailed. In particular, qualitative results on the calcium distribution in human skull tissue are presented. 1985 Blackwell Science Ltd

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)321-328
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Microscopy
Volume138
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1985

Keywords

  • X‐ray
  • bone
  • calcium
  • elemental analysis
  • microanalysis
  • microscopy
  • scanning

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Histology

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