Low-energy electron-stimulated chemical reactions of CO in water ice

S. Yamamoto, A. Beniya, K. Mukai, Y. Yamashita, J. Yoshinobu

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Abstract

We investigated low-energy electron-stimulated chemical reactions between CO and water molecules in low-temperature ice using infrared reflection absorption spectroscopy. Carbon dioxide, the formyl radical, formaldehyde, and methanol were produced by electron irradiation of the water/CO/water layered ice. The electron energy threshold and temperature dependence for the chemical reactions were investigated to elucidate the reaction mechanisms.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)384-388
Number of pages5
JournalChemical Physics Letters
Volume388
Issue number4-6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2004 Apr 21
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry

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