Academic leadership

Michael Wiedenbeck

Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ


René Ziegenrücker

Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf

Accelerator Mass Spectrometry and Isotope Research


Detailed Information


Maximum number of participants: 10 people



  • Date: 14th August 2022

  • Venue: Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg


    • Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg

      • SIMS fundamentals: ion generation, ion transport, ion detection

      • Comparison of micro-analytical techniques: SIMS, Laser Ablation, Atom Prob

      • SIMS sample preparation and documentation

      • How to make a micro-analytical Reference Material

      • SIMS isotope ratio determinations

      • Depth Profiling

    • Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf

      • Super-SIMS: The Rossendorf initiative

      • Super-SIMS - lab visit

      • Ion implanters - lab visit

      • Overview of Helium Ion Microscope - lab visit


    Current plans are for all participants to travel together to the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) after the end of the Sunday events. There, the overnight stay is organized in the guest house of the HZDR.
    On the way to Dresden-Rossendorf there will be a dinner in a typical Saxon restaurant.
    The end of the event is planned for lunchtime on Monday. Transportation to the train station or airport will be organized by us.