Low-energy ion scattering from the Si(001) surface

M. Aono*, Y. Hou, C. Oshima, Y. Ishizawa

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    The structure of a clean Si(001) surface has been studied by a specialized technique in low-energy ion scattering spectroscopy. It has been found that (1) the surface is dimerized, and (2) the intradimer atomic distance parallel to the surface is 2.4 ± 0.1.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)567-570
    Number of pages4
    JournalPhysical Review Letters
    Issue number8
    Publication statusPublished - 1982

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Physics and Astronomy(all)


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