Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS)

LIBS is a micro-destructive technique that gives depth-resolved elemental composition. The in-house developed LIBS system can operate at remote stand-off distances up to 15m. 


  • Layer by layer elemental identification of works of art, archaeological artefacts and architectural monuments.

Remote LIBS spectrometer during the salt examination in Fort BrockhurstPortsmouth (U.K.).


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School of Science and Technology
Nottingham Trent University
Clifton Campus,

NG11 8NS

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