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Astrophysics Laboratory, Dipartimento di Matematica e Fisica ‘E. De Giorgi’, Lecce, Italy

  • Scientific Manager: Vincenzo Orofino
  • Database Manager: Marcella D’Elia
  • Data Providers: Francesca Mancarella, Marcella D’Elia, Romolo Politi

Materials: Rocks (both in bulk and particulate form) mainly composed by Carbonate and Sulphate groups

Type: Laboratory measurements

Techniques used in the laboratory:

  • Transmission spectroscopy
  • Reflectance spectroscopy
  • Energy Dispersive X-Ray Spectrometry
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy
  • Laser Diffraction Granulometry
  • Gravimetric analysis

Spectral Ranges:

  • UV- VIS-NIR 0,25-2,50 µm
  • MIR 2.00 – 25,00 µm

Grain size cover Range: 0.02 – 2000,00 µm

Spectral products:

  • Transmission Spectra
  • Bidirectional Hemispherical Reflectance Spectra
  • Absolute Reflectance Spectra
  • Spectra of Optical Constants

Additional products:

  • Granulometry Distributions
  • Energy Dispersive X-Ray Spectra
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy Images

Applications: Planetary, Astrophysics, Astrobiology, Astrochemestry, Geophysiscs