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Photoelectron Diffraction

  • Fumihiko MatsuiEmail author
  • Tomohiro Matsushita
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Abstract

The discontinuity of bulk properties at material surfaces and interfaces can give rise to various useful functionalities. The visualization of the three-dimensional atomic arrangement of such structures is essential in materials science and engineering. Photoelectron diffraction (PED) is an element-selective method for local surface structure analysis [1].

Keywords

Atomic structure Subsurface Adsorbate Element selective Local electronic structure 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Graduate School of Materials ScienceNara Institute of Science and TechnologyNaraJapan
  2. 2.Japan Synchrotron Radiation Research InstituteHyogoJapan

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