1)  Features

Name: Multiple-collector Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry (MC-ICP-MS)

Type:  Neptune Plus

Manufacturer: Thermo-Fisher Scientific Co., Ltd

Purchasing time: 2011

2) Major specialty

Measuring Fe, Mg, Cu, Zn, Hf, Sr, Nd and other isotopes in geological and environmental samples including rocks, minerals, sediment, soil and plant.


The lab of isotope geochemistry has a Neptune Plus’ multiple-collector inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (MC-ICP-MS) produced by Thermofisher Company, USA. The instrument is mainly used to measure Non-traditional stable isotopes such as Mg, Fe, Cu, Zn etc.,   and as well as radiogenic isotopes such as Hf, Sr, Nd etc. It can be widely used in earth, environmental, agriculture and other sciences.  The lab has passed the certification of the national Metrology Accreditation (MA) in 2014.