The 14C AMS system at The University of Georgia

TitleThe 14C AMS system at The University of Georgia
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsRoberts, ML, Culp, RA, Dvoracek, DK, Hodgins, GWL, Neary, MP, Noakes, JE
JournalProceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Accelerator Mass Spectrometry

The Center for Applied Isotope Studies at the University of Georgia has installed a compact 14C accelerator mass spectrometry (AMS) system manufactured by the National Electrostatics Corporation, Middleton, Wisconsin. The system utilizes a 134 sample ion source and a 500 kV Pelletron. In terms of cost and size, the new system is a significant advance over previous technology. Details and performance of the new system will be presented.