accelerator mass spectrometry


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accelerator mass spectrometry

n.
Mass spectrometry in which a particle accelerator is used to disassociate molecules, ionize atoms, and accelerate the ions.
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Use of accelerator mass spectrometry to measure the pharmacokinetics and peripheral blood mononuclear cell concentrations of zidovudine.
14]C content by accelerator mass spectrometry (AMS) at the Center for Accelerator Mass Spectrometry, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA, USA.
41]Ca and accelerator mass spectrometry to monitor calcium metabolism in end stage renal disease patients.
The redevelopment of WHOI facilities continues as 11,000 square feet are added to the McLean Laboratory to expand the seafloor sample storage facility and the world-renowned National Ocean Sciences Accelerator Mass Spectrometry facility.
Direct radiocarbon dating of prehistoric cave paintings by accelerator mass spectrometry.
1) Department of Physics, University of North Dakota, (2) USDA--ARS Grand Forks Human Nutrition Research Center, Grand Forks, ND, and (3) Center for Accelerator Mass Spectrometry, Lawrence Livermore Laboratory, Livermore, CA
12]) Accelerator Mass Spectrometry (AMS) Coupled With Stable Carbon Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometry (IRMS) ([C.
The new techniques include accelerator mass spectrometry (AMS), a quicker method of radio-carbon dating, and `optically stimulated luminescence' (OSL), which estimates the time since materials were last exposed to sunlight.
14]C techniques, tandem accelerator mass spectrometry (TAMS) counts the number of carbon isotope atoms, permitting high precision with small samples.
The group used a method known as accelerator mass spectrometry to isolate iron-60 from elements and molecules of different masses.
Enter a new method of dating called accelerator mass spectrometry (AMS), which allowed O'Brien to test just a few of the shoes' fibers to date them.
The Spirit Cave man's age was determined by Ervin Taylor, an anthropology professor at the University of California, Riverside, who was working on a new method of testing ancient hair using a technique known as accelerator mass spectrometry, which allows scientists to count carbon atoms.