Shimadzu EDX-8100 Energy Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence

X-ray fluorescence spectrometer with energy dispersion Shimadzu EDX 8100 is equipped with the latest generation SSD detector, cooled with a Peltier module. It enables quick analysis of the elemental composition of both liquids and solids (films, powders). Thanks to the energy dispersive X-ray spectrometer (EDX), you can quickly perform qualitative and quantitative analyzes.


  • CCD camera
  • The high-performance SDD detector
  • PCEDX software with two modules
  • The largest sample chamber in this class of instruments


  • The high fluorescent X-ray count per unit time (high count rate) of the SDD detector permits highly precise analysis in a shorter measurement time.
  • Accommodates all types of samples from small to large, from powders to liquids
  • Equipped with specialized filters that enable analysis at the level of tenths of a ppm
  • Automatic collimator switching in four stages: 1, 3, 5, and 10 mm diameter
  • The detection of elements with atomic numbers of small 6C to 92U
  • Measurements in a vacuum or helium atmosphere
  • CCD camera allows for accurate and reproducible results for the same area

Application area:

  • Food industry
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Cosmetics industry
  • Surface treatment technology

Exemplary applications:

  • Analysis of contaminants in food
  • Analysis of contaminants in polymers
  • Analysis of oxides, metals and resins
  • Quality control of finished products