Nd & Hf Isotope Analysis – Sample Types and Selection
The isotopic ratios 143Nd/144Nd, and 176Hf/177Hf can be measured in various sample types such as igneous and metamorphic rocks, mineral dust, and marine and lacustrine sediments.
The following sample size recommendations are general guidelines. Individual requirements vary depending on the sample type. If you are concerned that your samples are too small or you need advice on sample collection, feel free to contact us.
Always choose the best samples for your research objectives
Our recommended sample sizes assume the material is dry and free of adhering matrix.
Please consult the lab before submitting samples.