Application Training

2022 SPECTRAplus School
Australia & New Zealand

Course Agenda

1. Introduction to SPECTRAplus Version 3 / 4
2. Spectrometer alignment
3. Calibration – a case study

  • Defining compounds
  • Defining standards
  • Defining preparations
  • Defining the measurement method
  • Optimizing measurement parameters and conditions
    (interactive data collection)
  • Optimizing measurement parameters and conditions
    (automatic data collection)
  • Running Standards
  • Optimization of the calibration with different parameters
  • Reporting data
  • Validating your calibration
  • Routine analysis / Reporting
  • Drift correction
  • Clone methods / Faster analysis / Removing trace elements ...
  • What to do if you need to recalibrate

4. Maintaining your system

  • Service Tools – How to save a status file
  • Changing the counter gas
  • Displaying intensities to diagnose faults.

5. Question and Answer Session

17-21 October 2022 (Mon-Fri)

Time / Duration:


  • Open to Bruker AXS customers based in Australia / New Zealand only.
  • Both in-person and virtual participation is possible.
  • All participants are connected to SPECTRAPlus software via a virtual machine
  • Virtual machine connection details will be sent to participants a week beforehand.

Additional requirements for virtual participants

  • Recommended setup: 1 screen for the software & 1 for Microsoft Teams
  • Microsoft Quick Assist will be required to help resolve any issues during the course
  • PC Adminstrator access to enable firewall settings to allow inbound and outbound traffic to Virtual Machine IP address.


Elvy Grigolato

XRF Application Scientist, Bruker AXS

Low Hou Ran

XRF Application Scientist, Bruker AXS

Danny Verbeeten

General Manager, XRF Scientific

Further Information


Bruker Pty Ltd
1/28A Albert St
Preston, VIC 3072

OR  Virtually on MS Teams



Class size

Because our courses are interactive and learner-oriented, limited slots are available. Early enrollment is encouraged as registrations are accepted on a first-come/first-serve basis.



A$4,450 + GST per participant


Novotel Melbourne Preston
Attendees are to book directly with the hotel. Transport will be provided from/to Novotel Melbourne Preston and the Bruker Preston office.


For further information, please contact:

Shermain Kim
Marcom Manager, Bruker AXS