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Ion source development at KCCAMS, University of California, Irvine.

J R Southon, G M Santos


The Keck Carbon Cycle accelerator mass spectrometry facility at the University of California, Irvine, operates a National Electronics Corporation 40-sample MC-SNICS ion source. We describe modifications that have increased beam current output, improved reliability, and made the source easier to service.


academic institutions;accelerator mass spectroscopy;alkali metals;California ;cesium ;electrodes ;instruments ;ions ;Irvine California;Keck Carbon Cycle Accelerator Mass Spectrometry Laboratory;mass spectroscopy;metals ;spectroscopy ;temperature ;United States;University of California

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