Skip to main content
USGS - science for a changing world

Data Dictionary for Electron Microprobe Data Collected with Probe for EPMA Software Package Developed by Probe Software

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
1995-01-01
End Date
2050-12-31

Citation

Lowers, H.A., 2019, Data Dictionary for Electron Microprobe Data Collected with Probe for EPMA Software Package Developed by Probe Software: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P91HKRPM.

Summary

This data dictionary describes most of the possible output options given in the Probe for EPMA software package developed by Probe Software. Examples of the data output options include sample identification, analytical conditions, elemental weight percents, atomic percents, detection limits, and stage coordinates. Many more options are available and the data that is output will depend upon the end use.

Contacts

Point of Contact :
Heather A Lowers
Originator :
Heather A Lowers
Metadata Contact :
Heather A Lowers
Publisher :
U.S. Geological Survey
Distributor :
U.S. Geological Survey - ScienceBase
SDC Data Owner :
Geology, Geophysics, and Geochemistry Science Center
USGS Mission Area :
Energy and Minerals

Attached Files

Click on title to download individual files attached to this item.

EPMA Data Dictionary_FINAL.csv 4.07 KB
EPMA Data Dictionary_Final.xml
Original FGDC Metadata

View
9.26 KB

Purpose

Users of the U.S. Geological Survey electron microprobes have varying data needs and output requests. This data dictionary was created to streamline the data release process for data collected with an electron microprobe using the Probe for EPMA software developed by Probe Software.

Additional Information

Identifiers

Type Scheme Key
DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/P91HKRPM

Item Actions

View Item as ...

Save Item as ...

View Item...