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Differential electron scattering cross sections for the 3 (2)S to 3 (2)P0 h, k transitions in Mg II - Comparison of experiment and theoryAngular differential electron scattering cross sections are reported for the unresolved inelastic 3s (2)S to 3p (2)P0 h, k transitions in Mg II for the first time. Relative differential cross sections have been measured at 35 eV and 50 eV in the angular range of Theta between 6 and 17 deg using the newly developed electron energy loss technique in a crossed electron-ion beam geometry. Theoretical values have been calculated in a five-state close-coupling approximation in which 3s, 3p, 3d, 4s, and 4p states were included, and to which measurements were normalized at Theta = 12 deg.
Document ID
Acquisition Source
Legacy CDMS
Document Type
Reprint (Version printed in journal)
External Source(s)
Williams, I. D.
(Jet Propulsion Lab., California Inst. of Tech. Pasadena, CA, United States)
Chutjian, A.
(California Institute of Technology Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, United States)
Msezane, A. Z.
(Atlanta University GA, United States)
Henry, R. J. W.
(Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, United States)
Date Acquired
August 12, 2013
Publication Date
December 15, 1985
Publication Information
Publication: Astrophysical Journal, Part 1
Volume: 299
ISSN: 0004-637X
Subject Category
Atomic And Molecular Physics
Accession Number
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