The surface properties of TiC(001) and TiC(111) surfaces

C. Oshima, M. Aono, S. Zaima, Y. Shibata, S. Kawai

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    Abstract

    The surface properties of the TiC(001) and TiC(111) surfaces such as atomic structure, electronic structure and chemisorption were investigated using low energy electron diffraction, angle-resolved X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy, angle-resolved UV photoelectron spectroscopy and ionscattering spectroscopy. The TiC(001) surface has a 1 × 1 structure with a nearly stoichiometric chemical composition, and the chemisorption is very similar to that of platinum. In contrast, the topmost layer of the TiC(111) surface with a 1 × 1 structure consists of titanium atoms, and its chemisorption resembles that of titanium.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)69-74
    Number of pages6
    JournalJournal of the Less-Common Metals
    Volume82
    Issue numberC
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1981

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Engineering(all)

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