A Pragmatic Smoothing Method for Improving the Quality of the Results in Atomic Spectroscopy

  title={A Pragmatic Smoothing Method for Improving the Quality of the Results in Atomic Spectroscopy},
  author={Leonardo Bennun},
  journal={Applied Spectroscopy},
  pages={1652 - 1664}
  • L. Bennun
  • Published 7 March 2016
  • Physics
  • Applied Spectroscopy
A new smoothing method for improvement on the quantification of spectral signals, which requires the previous knowledge of the functions that should be quantified, is presented. These functions are used as weighted coefficients in the proposed smoothing algorithm. This method is extremely effective in reducing the scatter of signals obtained by the multichannel analyzer and it could be applied in atomic and nuclear spectroscopies, preferably to these techniques where net counts are a linear… 

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