Ion microscopy using electron-desorbed ions

Peter Williams, David A. Reed, Alan E. Morgan

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Electron-stimulated desorption can be used as a (quasi-)non-destructive imaging technique in the ion microscope. This allows precise sample location for subsequent sputtering analysis and also may offer a new approach to chemical imaging of surfaces.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)345-350
Number of pages6
JournalApplications of Surface Science
Issue number3-4
StatePublished - 1983
Externally publishedYes

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  • General Engineering


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