General Iolite references:

Paton, C., Hellstrom, J., Paul, B.,Woodhead, J. and Hergt, J. (2011) Iolite: Freeware for the visualisation and processing of mass spectrometric data. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 26(12), p. 2508, doi:10.1039/c1ja10172b.

Hellstrom, J., Paton, C., Woodhead, J.D. and Hergt, J.M. (2008) Iolite: software for spatially resolved LA-(quad and MC) ICPMS analysis. In Laser Ablation ICP–MS in the Earth Sciences: Current Practices and Outstanding Issues (P. Sylvester, ed.). Mineralogical Association of Canada Short Course series 40, p. 343.

References specific to data reduction schemes (DRS):

Trace elements

Woodhead, J., Hellstrom, J., Hergt, J., Greig, A. and Maas, R (2007) Isotopic and elemental imaging of geological materials by laser ablation Inductively Coupled Plasma mass spectrometry. Journal of Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 31(4), p. 331.

Woodhead, J.D., Hellstrom, J., Paton, C., Hergt, J.M., Greig, A. and Maas, R. (2008) A guide to depth profiling and imaging applications of LA-ICM-PS. In Laser Ablation ICP–MS in the Earth Sciences: Current Practices and Outstanding Issues (P. Sylvester, ed.). Mineralogical Association of Canada Short Course series 40, p. 135.

U-Pb geochronology

Paton, C., Woodhead, J., Hellstrom, J., Hergt, J., Greig, A. and Maas, R (2010) Improved laser ablation U-Pb zircon geochronology through robust down-hole fractionation correction. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 11(3), doi:10.1029/2009GC002618

Sr isotopes – CaAr interference correction (e.g. carbonate)

Woodhead, J.D., Swearer, S., Hergt, J, and Maas, R. (2005) In situ Sr-isotope analysis of carbonates by LA-MC-ICP-MS: interference corrections, high spatial resolution and an example from otolith studies. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 20(1), p. 22.

Sr isotopes – REE interference correction (e.g. kimberlitic perovskite)

Paton, C., Woodhead, J.D., Hergt, J.M., Phillips, D. and Shee, S.R. (2007) Analysis of Sr-isotopes in kimberlitic groundmass perovskite via LA-MC-ICPMS. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 31(4), p. 321.

Hf isotopes

Woodhead, J., Hergt, J., Shelley, M., Eggins, S., and Kemp, R. (2004) Zircon Hf-isotope analysis with an excimer laser, depth profiling, ablation of complex geometries, and concomitant age estimation. Chemical Geology, 209(1), p. 121.

Pb_Isotopes_FarIC

Paul, B., Woodhead, J., Hergt, J., Danyushevsky, L., Kunihiro, T. and Nakamura, E. (2011) Melt inclusion Pb-isotope analysis by LA–MC-ICPMS: Assessment of analytical performance and application to OIB genesis. Chemical Geology, 289(3), p.210.

CellSpace Images

Paul, B., Paton, C., Norris, A., Woodhead, J., Hellstrom, J., Hergt, J., and Greig, A. (2012) CellSpace: A module for creating spatially registered laser ablation images within the Iolite freeware environment. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 27(4), p. 700, doi: 10.1039/c2ja10383d.

MinMapping

Paul, B., Woodhead, J. D., Paton, C., Hergt, J. M., Hellstrom, J., and Norris, C. A. (2014) Towards a Method for Quantitative LA-ICP-MS Imaging of Multi-Phase Assemblages: Mineral Identification and Analysis Correction Procedures. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 38(3), p. 253.