04532219 is referenced by 16 patents and cites 8 patents.

An apparatus and method for analyzing a sample of an inorganic or organic material, wherein the sample is in a discharge tube within a plasma cavity interfaced to an analytical device and a high frequency-sustained radiation-induced excitation plasma is initiated and sustained in the plasma cavity, which plasma is capable of causing the sample to pyrolyze and emit radiation, which emitted radiation or resulting atomic and molecular constituents may be analyzed,

Title
High frequency radiation-induced plasma analysis of volatile or non-volatile materials
Application Number
6/574556
Publication Number
4532219
Application Date
January 27, 1984
Publication Date
July 30, 1985
Inventor
John S Marhevka
Maplewood
MN, US
Donald F Hagen
Woodbury
MN, US
Agent
Lorraine R Sherman
James A Smith
Donald M Sell
Assignee
Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company
MN, US
IPC
G01N 31/12
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