AU Biomaterials Design Lab:Equipment/Shimadzu AA-6200

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  • Shimadzu AA-6200 double-beam atomic absorption spectrophotometer.
  • It can detect the concentration of Au and Cu even at very low concentrations (ppm).

Purpose of Use





  • Optics: Double beam, chopper mirror
  • Monochromator: Czerny-Turner monochromator, holographic grating (1600 lines/mm)
  • Wavelength range: 190-900 nm, automated wavelength selection
  • Slit width: 0.2 nm or 0.7 nm, manual selection
  • Lamp turret: 2 lamps, simultaneously lit, manual selection
  • Lamp mode: Emission, non-BGC, BGC-D2
  • Frequency: 100 Hz
  • Nebulizer: Nebulizer integrated impact bead and jacket tip, Pt/Ir capillary
  • Chamber: Polypropylene
  • Burner: Fixed position and height, 10 cm titanium slot burner, manual selection between air/C2H2 and N2O/C2H2
  • Gas control: Manual selection of flow rate, automatic air/N2O switching system
  • Safety: Gas pressure monitoring, automatic flame monitoring, safety interlock for misuse of burner, automatic flame extinguish upon power failure
  • Ignition: Manual selection
  • Software: Based on Microsoft Windows, WizAArd
  • Power requirements: AC220 V, 230 V, 50/60 Hz, 300 VA, requires transformer for AC115 V
  • Ambient temperature range: 10~35°C
  • Ambient humidity range: 45~80%, but less than 70% if temperature is above 30°C


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