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Welcome to FIGMAS! Here you will find information on our group, which aims to build a database on available microanalytical standards for electron microprobe, scanning electron microprobe, and other in situ instruments that provide quantitative chemical analyses (e.g., LA-ICP-MS).
FIGMAS is a Focused Interest Group (FIG) of the Microscopy Society of America (MSA), and is co-sponsored by the MicroAnalysis Society (MAS). All MSA, MAS, IMS, MSC/SMC members are eligible and encouraged to participate in this FIG for a $10 annual fee.
Official documents can be found under menu Info & docs!
Microscopy & Microanalysis (M&M) 2020 - August 2-6 in Milwaukee, WI
Location, date and time TBD
The PMC organized by FIGMAS on Sunday August 4th, 2018 was a success! Many thanks to our speakers, the sponsors, and to all the attendees! You will find below a recapitulation of this meeting, along with a link to download the program book.
1 - Standard-based and standardless best practices
2 - Standard maintenance and availability
3 - Sourcing and creating future standard materials
Anette von der Handt (Leader; University of Minnesota)
Will Nachlas (Leader-elect; Syracuse University)
Owen K. Neill (Secretary-Treasurer; University of Michigan)