Thermal vibration amplitude of surface atoms measured by specialized low-energy ion scattering spectroscopy: TiC(111)

R. Souda, M. Aono, C. Oshima, S. Otani, Y. Ishizawa

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    The thermal vibration amplitude of Ti atoms in the top layer of the TiC(111) surface has been measured by a specialized technique in low-energy ion scattering spectroscopy. The root-meansquare amplitude of the surface Ti atoms is ∼0.076 Å along the surface normal at room temperature.

    Original languageEnglish
    JournalSurface Science Letters
    Issue number2-3
    Publication statusPublished - 1983 Jun 1


    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Materials Chemistry
    • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
    • Condensed Matter Physics
    • Surfaces and Interfaces

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