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Atomic helium scattering and diffraction from solid surfaces

Weinberg, W. H. (1972) Atomic helium scattering and diffraction from solid surfaces. Journal of Physics C: Solid State Physics, 5 (16). pp. 2098-2104. ISSN 0022-3719.

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It is shown that whether or not diffractive scattering is observed from solid surfaces depends not only on the elastic scattering cross section, i.e. the normalized Debye-Waller factor, but also on the surface structure or local surface potential of the particular solid.

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Additional Information:© Institute of Physics and IOP Publishing Limited 1972. MS received 13 April 1972 Financial support from the Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering of the California Institute of Technology is gratefully acknowledged.
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