Angle-resolved study of the Auger electron cascades following the 3d5/2 → 5p photoexcitation of Kr

K. Ueda, N. M. Kabachnik, M. Kitajima, M. Okamoto, Y. Shimizu, H. Chiba, T. Hayaishi, H. Tanaka

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Abstract

The angular anisotropy of Auger electrons from cascade Auger transitions induced by photoexcitation of the 3d5/2-15p resonance in Kr is reported. In contrast to the previously reported measurements for Ne and Ar, a large anisotropy is observed for the first-step spectator transitions 3d5/2-15p → 4s-14p-15p and 3d5/2-15p → 4s-25p while the second-step participator transitions are almost isotropic. These findings are qualitatively explained by consideration of the alignment transfer via the first-step spectator Auger transitions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)L475-L480
JournalJournal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
Volume33
Issue number13
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2000 Jul 14

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Condensed Matter Physics

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    Ueda, K., Kabachnik, N. M., Kitajima, M., Okamoto, M., Shimizu, Y., Chiba, H., Hayaishi, T., & Tanaka, H. (2000). Angle-resolved study of the Auger electron cascades following the 3d5/2 → 5p photoexcitation of Kr. Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, 33(13), L475-L480. https://doi.org/10.1088/0953-4075/33/13/101