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Low Energy Electron-Molecule Scattering

  • K. Takayanagi

Abstract

This paper is primarily concerned with the theoretical aspect of the electron-molecule scattering in the low-energy region (below about 10 eV).1 Even in this limited range of energy, there are many kinds of processes involved. I shall confine myself to discussions of the elastic scattering and rotational transitions and a little bit of vibrational excitation in the electron-diatomic molecule scattering.

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Total Cross Section Rotational Transition Born Approximation Adiabatic Approximation Vibrational Excitation 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Takayanagi
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Space and Aeronautical ScienceUniversity of TokyoMeguro-ku, TokyoJapan

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