A portable LIBS device was used for rapid elemental impurity analysis of plutonium alloys. This device demonstrates the potential for fast, accurate in-situ chemical analysis and could significantly reduce the fabrication time of plutonium alloys.
OSA Technical Digest
A. P. Rao, J. D. Auxier, D. M. Vu, and M. B. Shattan, "Applications of portable LIBS for actinide analysis," in Optical Sensors and Sensing Congress, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2020), paper LM1A.2. https://doi.org/10.1364/LACSEA.2020.LM1A.2