POSITIVE MATERIAL IDENTIFICATION (PMI)
Positive Material Identification (PMI) is the analysis of a metallic alloy to establish composition
by reading the quantities by percentage of its constituent elements. Typical methods for PMI
include X-ray fluorescence (XRF) and optical emission spectrometry (OES).
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