Zeitschrift für Physik

, Volume 263, Issue 1, pp 83–88

Optical properties of solid benzene derived from electron energy losses

  • U. Killat

DOI: 10.1007/BF02351864

Cite this article as:
Killat, U. Z. Physik (1973) 263: 83. doi:10.1007/BF02351864


From energy loss measurements of fast electrons on polycrystalline benzene films the energy loss function Im(−1/ɛ) and the dielectric constants ɛ=ɛ1+iɛ2 are calculated up to 40 eV.

The results are discussed in terms of ɛ2 and are compared with the corresponding ɛ2-spectrum of benzene vapour.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • U. Killat
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  1. 1.Institut für Angewandte Physik der Universität HamburgDeutschland