Ballistic surface diffusion

Y. Ma*, L. D. Marks

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The ballistic diffusion of the surface atoms after collisions with high-energy electrons is simulated numerically. The time for the ballistic diffusions of a monolayer under the bombardment of the high energy electron is estimated semi-quantitatively.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)193-197
Number of pages5
Issue number2
StatePublished - Oct 1989

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Instrumentation


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