Micro-Raman spectroscopy as a routine tool for garnet analysis.

  title={Micro-Raman spectroscopy as a routine tool for garnet analysis.},
  author={Danilo Bersani and Sergio And{\`o} and Pietro Vignola and Gaia Moltifiori and Iari-Gabriel Marino and Pier Paolo Lottici and Valeria Diella},
  journal={Spectrochimica acta. Part A, Molecular and biomolecular spectroscopy},
  volume={73 3},
  • D. Bersani, S. Andò, +4 authors V. Diella
  • Published 2009
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Spectrochimica acta. Part A, Molecular and biomolecular spectroscopy
A rapid system to obtain molar compositions of minerals belonging to the garnet group by means of Raman spectroscopy is illustrated here. A series of standard garnets, whose composition was determined by means of Wavelength Dispersive System (WDS) electron microprobe measurements, was used to correlate the wavenumbers of the different Raman peaks with chemical composition. A simple software routine was then developed in order to obtain garnet molar composition starting from the Raman spectrum… Expand
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