TITLE: H2O-Ice GDS136 DESCRIPT

DOCUMENTATION_FORMAT: MINERAL

SAMPLE_ID: GDS136

MINERAL_TYPE: Oxide

MINERAL: Water_Ice (Frost)

FORMULA: H2O

FORMULA_HTML: H2O

COLLECTION_LOCALITY: USGS Denver Spectroscopy Laboratory faucet

ORIGINAL_DONOR: made from triply distilled H2O, USGS

CURRENT_SAMPLE_LOCATION: none (evaporated)

ULTIMATE_SAMPLE_LOCATION: none (evaporated)

SAMPLE_DESCRIPTION:

The sample was created by growing ice on a 77K cold finger from water vapor from triply distilled H2O from Gary Olhoeft's lab, USGS, Denver. The sample should have very little contaminants; being essentially pure H2O.

Measured at 77K.

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XRD_ANALYSIS:

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COMPOSITIONAL_ANALYSIS_TYPE: Other # XRF, EM(WDS), ICP(Trace), WChem


COMPOSITION: H2O 100.0 wt% H2O
COMPOSITION: LOI 100.0 wt% LOI
COMPOSITION: Total 100.0 wt%
COMPOSITION: O=Cl,F,S 0.0 wt% #correction for Cl, F, S
COMPOSITION: New Total 100.0 wt%

COMPOSITION_TRACE: None

COMPOSITION_DISCUSSION:

See sample_discussion above. The ice is very pure, certainly at a level that no contaminants could be detected with spectroscopy.

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MICROSCOPIC_EXAMINATION:

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SPECTROSCOPIC_DISCUSSION:

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SPECTRAL_PURITY: 1_2_3_4_

LIB_SPECTRA_HED: where Wave Range Av_Rs_Pwr Comment

LIB_SPECTRA: splib04a r 1900 0.2-3.0µm 200 g.s.=

LIB_SPECTRA: splib05a r ____ 0.2-3.0µm 200 g.s.=

LIB_SPECTRA: splib06a r ____ 1.5-25µm 250 g.s.=