This tutorial introduces the Smart Apertured Grazing Angle (SAGA) sampling accessory. The SAGA is an advanced grazing angle Smart Accessory™ for Thermo Scientific's Nicolet™ Series FT-IR spectrometers.
Run this tutorial to learn the basics of monolayer/grazing angle sampling with your spectrometer. It explains step by step how to install the SAGA and use the accessory to analyze thin coatings and adsorbed species on metal substrates. You will also learn how to properly maintain and store the accessory.
Smart Apertured Grazing Angle (SAGA) sampling accessory