system for precise sulfur isotope analysis by a small mass spectrometer
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Published by Geological Survey of Finland in Espoo .
Written in English


  • Sulphur -- Isotopes -- Analysis.,
  • Mass spectrometry.

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Bibliography: p. 23.

StatementMarkku Mäkelä and Jalle Tammenmaa.
SeriesTutkimusraportti / Geologinen tutkimuslaitos ;, n:o 20 =, Report of investigation / Geological Survey of Finland ;, no. 20, Tutkimusraportti (Geologinen tutkimuslaitos (Finland)) ;, n:o 20.
ContributionsTammenmaa, Jalle.
LC ClassificationsQE1 .F557 no. 20, QD181.S1 .F557 no. 20
The Physical Object
Pagination23 p. :
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2635502M
ISBN 109516900615
LC Control Number85208953

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