Electron-Momentum Spectroscopy of Solids by the (e,2e) Reaction

  • A. S. Kheifets
  • M. Vos
  • S. A. Canney
  • X. Guo
  • I. E. McCarthy
  • E. Weigold
Part of the Physics of Atoms and Molecules book series (PAMO)


The (e,2e) reaction has been used for many years as a probe of target electronic structure of atoms and molecules 1. The notation (e,2e) refers to a process in which ari incident electron (energy E o, momentum p o) knocks out a target electron, with subsequent detection of both outgoing electrons in time coincidence. After detection of the (e,2e) event, the energies (E f and E s ) and momenta (p f and p s ) of both outgoing electrons are determined. Here indices f and s specify the faster and the slower of the two outgoing electrons, respectively.


Valence Band Momentum Density Electron Momentum Slow Electron Monte Carlo Procedure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. S. Kheifets
    • 1
  • M. Vos
    • 1
  • S. A. Canney
    • 1
  • X. Guo
    • 1
  • I. E. McCarthy
    • 1
  • E. Weigold
    • 2
  1. 1.Electronic Structure of Materials CentreFlinders University of South AustraliaAdelaideAustralia
  2. 2.Research School of Physical Sciences and EngineeringAustralian National UniversityCanberraAustralia

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