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Low-Energy Electron Diffraction

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Low-energy electron diffraction (LEED) [1] is one of the diffraction techniques utilizing low-energy electrons and a powerful method for surface structural analysis.

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  • Surface structure
  • Electron diffraction

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Horio, Y. (2018). Low-Energy Electron Diffraction. In: The Surface Science Society of Japan (eds) Compendium of Surface and Interface Analysis. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-6156-1_57

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