photoelectron


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pho·to·e·lec·tron

 (fō′tō-ĭ-lĕk′trŏn′)
n.
An electron released or ejected from a substance by the photoelectric effect.
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photoelectron

(ˌfəʊtəʊɪˈlɛktrɒn)
n
(Atomic Physics) an electron ejected from an atom, molecule, or solid by an incident photon
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pho•to•e•lec•tron

(ˌfoʊ toʊ ɪˈlɛk trɒn)

n.
an electron emitted from a surface by photoemission.
[1910–15]
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Noun1.photoelectron - an electron that is emitted from an atom or molecule by an incident photon
electron, negatron - an elementary particle with negative charge
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Translations

photoelectron

[ˌfəʊtəʊɪˈlektrɒn] Nfotoelectrón m
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This structure was not resolved and hence the effect of these interactions was to broaden the spectral peaks observed in the [CO.sup.+.sub.2] photoelectron spectra.
X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS) is the most commonly used technique for determining the chemical composition of surfaces.
X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS) is one of the techniques that have been used to measure silicon dioxide film thicknesses.
X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS) uses energy-dependent modulations of photoelectron scattering to determine local atomic structure [50].