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What does PIXE stand for?

PIXE stands for Proton-Induced X-Ray Emission (aka Particle-Induced X-Ray Emission)

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At Notre Dame, researchers are using proton-induced x-ray emission (PIXE) and Accelerator Mass Spectroscopy (AMS) to study artifacts brought by local archeologists, Native American cultures in the American Southwest and the Snite Museum of Art extensive collection of Mezzo-American figurines.