Application Training

SPECTRA.ELEMENTS v3 for S2 and S6 Series

in Karlsruhe/Germany

This software and hands-on course applies to users of the SPECTRA.ELEMENTS software for S2 PUMA EDXRF spectrometer. Participants will learn the fundamentals of energy-dispersive X-ray spectrometry, S2 PUMA hardware, and qualitative / quantitative elemental analysis using the SPECTRA.ELEMENTS software.

Course Agenda

Monday, 11 am - 5 pm

  • Welcome
  • Introduction to XRF Spectrometry
  • Sample Preparation
  • Standardless/Semi quantitative Analysis: Principles

Tuesday, 9 am - 5 pm

  • Standardless/Semi quantitative Analysis: Exercises
  • Quantitative Methods: Calibrationa & Measurement Setup

Wednesday, 9 am - 5 pm

  • Quantitative Methods: Finalizing Methods & Results Formatting
  • Discussion

Thursday, 9 am - 1 pm

  • Maintenance of Instrument & Methods
  • Backup & Restore
  • Service - Basic Troubleshooting


  • June 17 - 20, 2024 – German | on-site in Karlsruhe
  • October 21 - 24, 2024 – English | on-site in Karlsruhe


Further Information




Class size

Training should not precede the installation of the system concerned.

Class sizes are limited, so that each participant receives individual attention and participates in all hands-on activities. Early registration is encouraged as registrations are accepted on a first-come/first-served basis.

Attendance fee

For courses taking place at our Karlsruhe facility, the course price includes course materials, lunch, and refreshments. Travel and accommodation are not included.

For remote courses, the fee includes 1 hour of remote follow-up support (to be used within 1 month after completion of the course).


Registrations cancelled within 10 working days prior to the start of the course are subject to a cancellation fee of 30 %. Registered persons not attending the course without having given prior notice will be fully charged. We reserve the right to cancel a course if there are less than three registrants by the registration deadline.


For further information about the course content, please contact:

Dr. Jan Stelling
Global Application Coordinator Elemental Analysis

For information about price, registration, or other questions:

Evi Breitinger

For a quotation, please contact:

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