Solid-state effects in electron ejection by charged particles

  • Yasunori Yamazaki
Ion-Solid and Ion-Molecule Collisions
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 294)


Collisions of swift ions with thin foils show several similarities and differences to those with gases. The differences, denoted “solid state effects”, are the subjects of this report. We will discuss examples of solid state effects observed through measurements of (i)convoy electrons, (ii)Rydberg electrons, (iii)binary electrons, and (iv)slow electrons, produced by ~100 keV/u−~MeV/u H+, H2+, Ho, Cq+, NH j+(j=0−4), and N2+ ions bombarding thin carbon foils.


Foil Thickness Slow Electron Carbon Foil Exit Surface Electron Intensity 


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  • Yasunori Yamazaki
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  1. 1.Research Laboratory for Nuclear ReactorsTokyo Institute of TechnologyOokayama, Meguro-kuJapan

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