Physics mechanisms of the surface structure formation

  • A. ShkrebtiiEmail author
  • M. Rohlfing
Part of the Condensed Matter book series (volume 45B)


In this chapter solid surface relaxation and reconstruction are discussed in detail. The principles for understanding the surface structure reconstruction in semiconductors and oxides are also summarized.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of ScienceUniversity of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)OshawaCanada
  2. 2.Institut für FestkörpertheorieUniversität MünsterMünsterGermany

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