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An Introduction to Surface Analysis by XPS and AES

An Introduction to Surface Analysis by XPS and AES

John F. Watts, John Wolstenholme

ISBN: 978-1-118-30534-8 December 2014 224 Pages


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Extensively revised and updated with additional material included in existing chapters and new material on angle resolved XPS, surface engineering and complimentary methods.
* Includes an accessible introduction to the key spectroscopic techniques in surface analysis.
* Provides descriptions of latest instruments and techniques.
* Includes a detailed glossary of key surface analysis terms.


Electron Spectroscopy: Some Basic Concepts.

Electron Spectrometer Design.

The Electron Spectrum: Qualitative and Quantitative Interpretation.

Compositional Depth Profiling.

Applications of Electron Spectroscopy in Materials Science.

Comparison of XPS and AES with Other Analytical Techniques.