X-ray standing waves at a reflecting mirror surface

M. J. Bedzyk*, G. M. Bommarito, J. S. Schildkraut

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X-ray standing waves generated above a gold mirror surface during total-external reflection are used to unambiguously locate a zinc ion layer which is embedded 200 A above the mirror surface in a Langmuir-Blodgett multilayer with a precision of 2 AE

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1376-1379
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical review letters
Issue number12
StatePublished - 1989

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  • Physics and Astronomy(all)


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