Title

Threshold Photoelectron Spectrum of the Argon 3s Satellites

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1990

Publication Title

Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena

Volume

52

First page number:

671

Last page number:

675

Abstract

Lately a variety of techniques have studied the electron correlation satellites with binding energies between the Ar 3s ionization potential (29.24 eV) and the lowest 2p−2 ionization potential (43.38 eV). One of these techniques, threshold photoelectron spectroscopy, with ≈90 meV electron resolution, revealed at least 25 Individual electronic states. All of these could contribute to any other satellite spectrum, and this observation helped explain some discrepancies between previous measurements. This technique has been applied here to the same region (30 eV ⩽ Hv ⩽ 45 eV) with higher resolution (3s−1 peak). In this higher resolution spectrum at least 29 Individual electronic states are present. In some cases multiplet splitting Is observed.

Keywords

Argon; Atomic orbitals; Electron configuration; Gases; Rare; Photoelectron spectroscopy

Disciplines

Analytical Chemistry | Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics | Biological and Chemical Physics | Elementary Particles and Fields and String Theory | Physical Chemistry

Language

English

Permissions

Use Find in Your Library, contact the author, or use interlibrary loan to garner a copy of the article. Publisher copyright policy allows author to archive post-print (author’s final manuscript). When post-print is available or publisher policy changes, the article will be deposited

Identifier

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0368-2048(90)85056-F

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