Our capabilities

 
ANSTO has a range of research capabilities and expertise in applying nuclear science to a diverse range of environmental issues.   
 
 
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Accelerator Mass Spectrometry (AMS)
 

Accelerator Mass Spectrometry (AMS) is an ultra-sensitive method for analysing isotopes. Discover More.

  
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Ion Beam Analysis (IBA)

 

Ion Beam Analysis (IBA) is used to determine what elements are present in biological, geological and man-made materials.  Discover More.

  
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Aerosol fine particle sampling

 

The Aerosol Sampling Program (ASP) has been running for over 20 years. Aerosol samples are routinely collected in a number of Australian sites. Discover More.

  
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Analytical chemistry

 

The analytical chemistry team supports various studies such as trace metal analysis in aquatic environments. Discover More.

  
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Radiochemistry

 

ANSTO's radioanalytical laboratories perform low and medium level radioactivity measurements and tritium analysis. Discover More.

  
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Isotopic dating

 

ANSTO's ability to analyse samples for long-lived, naturally-occurring radioisotopes opens up a huge range of dating and tracing applications. Discover More

  
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Environmental radioactivity 


ANSTO has the capability to measure all types of environmental radioactivity using a range of techniques. Learn more.