Electron microprobes are designed to last 15 to 20 years, so it is important to periodically upgrade the automation system. The key issues to address when investigating new automation systems are accuracy, reliability, software features, customer support, and long-term value.
The Apogee I WD system is the result of 18 years of cohesive software and hardware design efforts, interfacing to the widest variety of electron microprobes.
Probe For EPMA, a comprehensive suite of analytical programs, performs quantitative analysis using high-resolution wavelength dispersive x-ray spectrometers. Designed to control a wide array of electron microprobes, Probe For EPMA provides a durable analytical foundation with exceptional features for research scientists and technicians. Probe For EPMA-Enterprise software is utilized in laboratories around the world to analyze a vast array of materials.