Handheld Elemental Analyzer

Handheld elemental analyzers from Bruker represent the utmost in portable analytical technology. The ability to bring a lab-worthy elemental analyzer virtually anywhere has become a staple requirement in a myriad of industries; everything from mining to toy manufacturing. Bruker is a leader in handheld analytical technology, with the Bruker S1 TITAN representing the highest achievement in speed, portability, accuracy, and precision. Contact Bruker to speak with experts regarding your specific elemental analysis needs.

Bruker handheld analyzers for elemental composition testing can be found in a variety of environments and industries, from inside the lab to out in the remote field. You will find handheld elemental analyzer technologies in:

Beyond these fields where Bruker handheld elemental analyzers are a well-known tool of the trade, there exist many more potential applications. With the ability to analyze the elemental composition of almost any solid or powder sample quickly, accurately and nondestructively, handheld elemental analyzers are the tool of choice for elemental data gathering.

S1 TITAN, handheld XRF Spectrometer

Qualitative Elemental Analyzer: Testing for Elements Mg-U

Bruker elemental analyzers can determine the chemical elements present in the range of magnesium (Mg) through uranium (U) in a large variety of samples. A complete list of the elements that can be identified using a Bruker handheld elemental analyzer is presented here:

  • Alkali metal group

    • Potassium (K)
    • Rubidium (Rb)
    • Cesium (Cs)
    • Francium (Fr)

  • Alkaline earth metals

    • Magnesium (Mg)
    • Calcium (Ca)
    • Strontium (Sr)
    • Barium (Ba)
    • Radium (Ra)

  • Transition Metals

    • Scandium (Sc)
    • Titanium (Ti)
    • Vanadium (V)
    • Chromium (Cr)
    • Manganese (Mn)
    • Iron (Fe)
    • Cobalt (Co)
    • Nickel (Ni)
    • Copper (Cu)
    • Zinc (Zn)
    • Yttrium (Y)
    • Zirconium (Zr)
    • Niobium (Nb)
    • Molybdenum (Mo)
    • Technetium (Tc)
    • Ruthenium (Ru)
    • Rhodium (Rh)
    • Palladium (Pd)
    • Silver (Ag)
    • Cadmium (Cd)
    • Hafnium (Hf)
    • Tantalum (Ta)
    • Tungsten (W)
    • Rhenium (Re)
    • Osmium (Os)
    • Iridium (Ir)
    • Platinum (Pt)
    • Gold (Au)
    • Mercury (Hg)

  • Basic Metals

    • Aluminum (Al)
    • Gallium (Ga)
    • Indium (In)
    • Tin (Sn)
    • Thallium (Tl)
    • Lead (Pb)
    • Bismuth (Bi)

  • Semi metal

    • Silicon (Si)
    • Germanium (Ge)
    • Arsenic (As)
    • Antimony (Sb)
    • Tellurium (Te)
    • Polonium (Po)

  • Nonmetal

    • Phosphorus (P)
    • Sulfur (S)
    • Selenium (Se)

  • Halogen Group

    • Chlorine (Cl)
    • Bromine (Br)
    • Iodine (I)
    • Astatine (At)

  • Noble gases

    • Argon (Ar)
    • Krypton (Kr)
    • Xenon (Xe)
    • Radon (Rn)

  • Lanthanide group

    • Lanthanum (La)
    • Cerium (Ce)
    • Praseodymium (Pr)
    • Neodymium (Nd)
    • Promethium (Pm)
    • Samarium (Sm)
    • Europium (Eu)
    • Gadolinium (Gd)
    • Terbium (Tb)
    • Dysprosium (Dy)
    • Holmium (Ho)
    • Erbium (Er)
    • Thulium (Tm)
    • Ytterbium (Yb)
    • Lutetium (Lu)

  • Actinide group

    • Actinium (Ac)
    • Thorium (Th)
    • Protactinium (Pr)
    • Uranium (U)

Quantitative Elemental Analyzer: Measure Elements from Mg-U

For many of the elements listed above, Bruker handheld elemental analyzers can calculate the quantity by weight percent in order to produce quantitative chemical composition data. Whether or not quantitative data can be obtained from any give sample depends on a variety of factors including density, homogeneity, elements of interest, and elements present in the sample matrix. For more information regarding qualitative versus quantitative data, please see the XRF Data Primer, or contact our team of elemental analysis specialists in order to discuss your specific analytical needs.

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