Articles | Volume 4, issue 1
Short communication/technical note
15 Jun 2022
Short communication/technical note |  | 15 Jun 2022

Short communication: On the potential use of materials with heterogeneously distributed parent and daughter isotopes as primary standards for non-U–Pb geochronological applications of laser ablation inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (LA-ICP-MS)

Daniil V. Popov

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Short summary
This work provides equations allowing the use of minerals with variable concentrations of parent and daughter isotopes as primary standards to correct for elemental fractionation during the analysis by laser ablation inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry.