Equipment of the isotope geology section


  • Finnigan Triton TIMS (mass spectrometer)
  • Finnigan MAT 262 TIMS (mass spectrometer)
  • Thermo Scientific ARGUS VI noble gas mass spectrometer
  • Clean labs
  • ThermoElectron MAT 253 gas mass spectrometer (H2, O2, CO2, SiF4, SF5)
  • IR-laser fluorination (δ17O, δ18O, δ29Si, δ30Si; silicates and oxides)
  • in-situ UV-Laserfluorinierung (δ17O, δ18O; silicates and oxides)
  • Thermo KIEL VI mit Finnigan Delta+ gas mass spectrometer (δ13C, δ18O, carbonates)
  • Areodynamic levitation apparatus for containerless IR-laser melting of oxides and silicates
  • Facilities for the preparation of polished sections