Short Course Outline - XRF2018
Week I - Fundamentals, Instrumentation and Qualitative Analysis
It is open to all who are working or intend to work in X-ray spectrometric analysis. No previous knowledge or background in X-ray spectrometry is required.
Topics to be covered in Week I:
Day 5 – Sample Preparation Workshop
Week II - Quantitative Analysis and Method Development
Week II is in a NEW format, concentrating on the practical Method Development aspect for new applications. The approach is following Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) guidelines and enriched with many real world examples from the experience of the lecturers. The aim is to ingrain the steps, thus giving the participants a framework and successful tools. Once completed, the participants will be more successful in developing methods and able to deliver better methods in a shorter time!
Week II is built on the fundamentals of XRF from Week I. Because of the intense and demanding nature of the program, prior attendance at Week I is required. In exceptional circumstances a participant may be accepted where their background and experience are considered equivalent.
Topics to be covered in Week II:
Day 5 – Method Development: "Work Smarter, Not Harder"