Resolving the Pu Electronic Structure Enigma: Past Lessons and Future Directions
The nature and limitations of the photoelectron spectroscopy (PES) of Pu is discussed, particularly the absence of detailed fine structure. A novel experiment, Fano Spectroscopy, is suggested as a means to obtain additional fine structure, with which to bench-mark and differentiate theoretical models.
J. G. Tobin et al., "Resolving the Pu Electronic Structure Enigma: Past Lessons and Future Directions," Journal of Nuclear Materials, Elsevier, Mar 2009.
The definitive version is available at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnucmat.2008.10.023
United States. Department of Energy
Keywords and Phrases
Fano Spectroscopy; Photoelectron spectroscopy; Plutonium
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01 Mar 2009