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Publikācija: Advantages of FTIR-DRIFT Sampling in Calcium Phosphate Research

Publication Type Conference paper
Funding for basic activity State funding for education
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Publication language English (en)
Title in original language Advantages of FTIR-DRIFT Sampling in Calcium Phosphate Research
Field of research 2. Engineering and technology
Sub-field of research 2.4 Chemical engineering
Authors Agnese Brangule
Kārlis-Agris Gross
Keywords FTIR DRIFT, calcium phosphate, bones
Abstract The FTIR diffuse reflectance induced reflection (FTIR-DRIFT) is commonly used in chemistry to analyze powdered and solid samples. When samples are penetrated with an IR beam, there are two types of reflected energy generated, specular and diffuse reflectance. The FTIR-DRIFT sample preparation technique avoids the need for pelleting with KBr in hydraulic press. This method allows fast measurement of powdered samples and rough surfaces and is less destructive for archaeological human bone materials.
Hyperlink: http://publikacijas.lu.lv/sample-page/kimijas-fakultate/international-scientific-conference-ecobalt/ 
Reference Brangule, A., Gross, K. Advantages of FTIR-DRIFT Sampling in Calcium Phosphate Research. In: 19th International Scientific Conference "EcoBalt 2014": Book of Abstracts, Latvia, Riga, 8-10 October, 2014. Riga: University of Latvia, 2014, pp.69-69.
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