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activation analysis

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A method for analyzing a material for its component chemical elements by bombarding it with nuclear particles or gamma rays and identifying the resultant radiations.
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2 # High-grade intervals re-assayed by neutron activation analyses + Second phase 2001 results (a) Ended in mineralization
MAXAM, as a result of these occurrences, has budgeted funds to initiate an expanded assay program of existing drill sample splits to include Nickel Sulfide Fire Assays and Instrumental Thermal Neutron Activation analyses, and Inductively Coupled Plasma - Spectrometry (ICP-MS), and X-ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy.