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Webinars on EDS, WDS, EBSD and Micro-XRF on SEM

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Aug 29, 2018

In-situ EDS Element Mapping at Elevated Temperatures
In this webinar we present the measurement setup and results of in-situ heating experiments with a combination of a commercially available heating TEM sample holder from DENSsolutions and an EDS detector of Bruker Nano Analytics. Energy dispersive X-ray spectra and maps were acquired on Au/Pd nanoparticles at temperatures up to 1000°C.
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Apr 18, 2018

Advancements in Microanalysis – Expanding your SEM capabilities with Micro-XRF for SEM
In this webinar, Andrew Menzies (PhD) from Chilean Universidad Católica del Norte will demonstrate how Micro-XRF combined with a SEM-EDS extends the analytical capabilities of the system by using a variety of geological examples, e.g. mantle xenoliths and xenocrysts, meteorites and Exotic-Cu deposits. He will also compare different analytical techniques with regard to spatial resolution and sensitivity for point analysis, line scans and area maps.
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Dec 7, 2017

Advanced Material Characterization by Combined 3D EBSD/EDS Measurements and Post Processing with ESPRIT QUBE
3D-EBSD/EDS is a destructive tomographic method consisting of repeated sectioning and subsequent crystallographic surface characterization by Electron Backscatter Diffraction (EBSD) and simultaneous elemental analysis by EDS. In this webinar, Dr. Stefan Zaefferer from MPIE in Düsseldorf will review the 3D EBSD techique, followed by a demonstration of the advanced 3D data post processing and visualization capabilities of Bruker's ESPRIT QUBE software.
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Sep 14, 2017

Microanalysis with High Spectral Resolution: The Power of QUANTAX WDS for SEM
High spectral resolution (high energy resolution) is one of the primary arguments for the deployment of wavelength dispersive spectrometry (WDS) in X-ray microanalysis. In this webinar the Bruker experts will present typical examples from various materials where the superior spectral resolution provided by the QUANTAX WDS is evident and facilitates exact and reproducible determination and quantification of the elements in the samples.
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Jul 27, 2017

Quantitative Characterization of Nanostructured Materials with Fast TKD Measurement
This webinar will discuss the quantitative characterization of nanostructured material using the e–FlashFS EBSD detector retrofitted with the OPTIMUS™ TKD detector head. Using application examples, we will demonstrate how fast TKD measurements are achieved on different materials, without compromising the spatial resolution.
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Jun 14, 2017

EDS on the Nanoscale in TEM/STEM and SEM
In this webinar we highlight the pros and trade-offs for various combinations of EDS instrumentation with different types of electron microscopes for element analysis on the nanoscale. Examples from materials and life science will be used to show acquisition approaches and explain qualitative and quantitative data analysis using ESPRIT software features. Furthermore EDS using the annular quad detector in SEM will be discussed.
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Jun 8, 2017

Layer Thickness Analysis of Thin Metal Coatings with Micro-XRF on SEM
This webinar will illustrate the development of layer models in the XMethod software module and the application of such analytical methods using the XTrace, a micro-XRF source attachment to an SEM. The focus will be on showing several application examples, such as metallic coatings on different substrates, Au/Ni coating on copper on a printed circuit board (PCB). Moreover compound layers of solar cells will also be discussed.
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Jan 24, 2017

Advances in Characterization of Materials Using the New e-Flash EBSD Detectors
This webinar will provide details about the new generation of e–Flash EBSD detectors: The High Definition e–FlashHD detector and the Fast and Sensitive e–FlashFS detector for high speed measurements. You will learn more about the application fields of this new detector generation. The webinar will be round off by a 15-minute Q&A session where our experts will answer your questions.
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Dec 15, 2016

AMICS — The latest software package for automated identification and quantification of minerals and synthetic phases
This webinar will demonstrate the performance of the Advanced Mineral Identification and Characterization System (AMICS). It enables Bruker’s QUANTAX energy dispersive X-ray spectrometers (EDS) combined with selected scanning electron microscopes (SEM) to become an automated mineral analyzer and reporting system.
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Jul 15, 2016

EDS Analysis Using Ultra-Low Beam Currents
In this webinar, you will learn more about design and concept of the annular FlatQUAD detector XFlash® 5060FQ and his advantages which will be demonstrated on different geological and biological samples.
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Jul 13, 2016

Advanced elemental analysis using QUANTAX WDS for SEM
The 30-minute webinar will provide an overview of the QUANTAX WDS system and will particularly focus on the capabilities of the XSense WD spectrometer, the intuitive ease-of-use of the system, and the method coupling of EDS and WDS.
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Jun 22, 2016

From Nanoparticles to Single Atoms: EDS of Electron Transparent Samples
This 30-minute webinar will discuss analysis approaches for EDS on the nanoscale in materials research and life science. Available single and multi-detector technology for SEM and S/TEM will be explained using analysis examples. It will be illustrated how this technology has substantially evolved in recent years.
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Jun 16, 2016

Analysis of 3D EBSD data sets using ESPRIT QUBE
This webinar will demonstrate how to analyze 3D EBSD data sets with the new ESPRIT QUBE software. The discussion will include topics such as data filtering, subsets, geometrically necessary dislocation densities as well as the synergy that arises from different data set types acquired on the very same microstructure volume.
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Jun 2, 2016

Analysis of inhomogeneous samples and trace element detection in alloys using QUANTAX Micro-XRF on SEM
The 30-minute webinar will provide an overview of the method Micro-XRF on SEM and will particularly focus on the XRF analysis of inhomogeneous samples as well as the detection of trace elements in alloys.
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May 19, 2016

Setup Routine for EBSD Data Acquisition with ESPRIT 2
This 30-minute webinar will demonstrate how easy it is to set up EBSD data acquisition using ESPRIT 2. Our speakers will present the assistant tools used for setting up EBSD measurements and provide advice on their usage for producing best high quality data. The discussion will include orientation contrast imaging and combined EDS/EBSD measurements.
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Webinar Content
Aug 26, 2015

QUANTAX EBSD and OPTIMUS™ TKD - Transmission Kikuchi Diffraction Under Optimum Conditions
TKD is an increasingly popular method for microstructural analysis in the SEM. This webinar discusses the advantages of using Bruker's OPTIMUS™ TKD detetctor head and sample holder over TKD with classical EBSD hardware and software.
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Jun 17, 2015

TEM-EDS: Energiedispersive Röntgenspektroskopie an elektronentransparenten Proben – Möglichkeiten und Herausforderungen
Dieses Webinar diskutiert den Einsatz der Bruker XFlash®-Technologie für die quantitative EDS elektronentransparenter Proben auf der Nanoskala im STEM und SEM. Die Herausforderungen und Möglichkeiten von EDS im TEM werden anhand verschiedener Anwendungsbeispiele aus Material- und Biowissenschaft diskutiert.
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Mar 25, 2015

5 on 1 - Streifzug durch die analytischen Methoden fuer REM und TEM
Lernen Sie in diesem Webinar fünf analytische Methoden am Elektronenmikroskop und ihre Kombination kennen (EDS, WDS, Mikro-XRF am REM, EBSD, Mikro-CT am REM). Nach einer kurzen Einführung in die Grundlagen präsentieren wir Messergebnisse und zeigen, welche Methode für welche Fragestellung am besten geeignet ist.
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Nov 25, 2014

What’s EDS analysis? How do we analyze it well? – Basics of EDS analysis
This webinar is held in Japanese.
Nov 05, 2014

Advances in EBSD Analysis Using Novel Dynamical Pattern Simulation Software
This webinar discusses the advantages of EBSD pattern simulation using the dynamical theory of electron diffraction. Learn more about the simulation of pattern fine structure like HOLZ (Higher-Order Laue Zone) rings, patterns of non-centrosymmetric crystals, energy-dependent pattern formation, and many other examples from EBSD and TKD (Transmission Kikuchi Diffraction).
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Aug 21, 2014

Do you know what you can do with the latest EDS?
This webinar is held in Japanese.
Mar 26, 2014

Advancing Feature Analysis and Spectrum Imaging in Scanning Electron Microscopy
This webinar will discuss automated feature analysis which combines morphological characterization with chemical classification – which is particularly important for geoscience, mineralogy and mining. The discussion will cover several applications including mining and mineral samples, e.g. mineral classification, quantitative mineralogy and ore characterization.
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Feb 28, 2014

Bruker’s unique 5-on-1 range of analytical tools for SEM
Bruker is the world‘s only manufacturer to offer five analysis methods, i.e., EDS, EBSD, WDS, Micro-XRF and Micro-CT, for materials characterization on electron microscopes. Furthermore, due to the full integration of EDS, WDS, EBSD and Micro-XRF under the new ESPRIT 2 software suite, you can now combine data obtained by these complementary methods. We will discuss the five analysis methods and their applications in detail, in this online webinar. Also, there will be a Q&A section.
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This webinar is held in Chinese.
Nov 15, 2013

Frontiers in
X-ray Analysis (FPXA) 2013
This 1-day seminar/webinar will highlight the latest frontiers in the application of X-ray techniques, such as powder X-ray diffraction (PXRD) and total reflection X-ray fluorescence (TXRF), to drug discovery, development and quality control. Experts from industry and academia will share their firsthand knowledge and experience in the latest technological advances and methods.
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Oct 16, 2013

materials analysis with Micro-XRF
for SEM
Compositional analysis in a SEM is normally synonymous with EDS. This webinar discusses a complementary method: Micro-XRF for SEM. Our experts will explain the advantages of combining both techniques to improve the accuracy of quantification as well as those of the increased depth of information of XRF.
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Apr 24, 2013

Transmission Kikuchi Diffraction in the Scanning Electron Microscope
A spatial resolution improvement of up to one order of magnitude for Electron Backscatter Diffraction (EBSD) results can be achieved with the Transmission Kikuchi Diffraction (TKD) technique. This webinar dicusses the new technique, Bruker's implementation and numerous application examples.
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