Thermo Scientific K-Alpha X-Ray Photoelectron Spectrometer

This instrument can be downloaded and is provided here in Adobe PDF formats.



  • Provides specific chemical information about surfaces
  • Surface sensitive (top 3-5 nm)
  • 30 micron spatial resolution
  • Ar+-ion depth profiling
  • Elemental and chemical mapping

Current Research Activities:

  • Identification of active catalyst species
  • Analysis of polymer membranes for fuel cell applications
  • Corrosion and failure analysis

Contact: Harry M. Meyer,, (865) 574-5092




 Oak Ridge National Laboratory