Triply Differential Single Ionization of Argon: Charge Effects for Positron and Electron ImpactPhysical Review Letters
AbstractTriply differential single ionization of Ar by 200 eV positron and electron impact is measured and calculated. For an unequivocal test of kinematic differences, fully differential ejected electron angular distributions are measured using the same experimental apparatus and conditions for both positron and electron impact. The binary/recoil intensity ratios are shown to significantly differ for the two projectiles. These data are used to test theoretical calculations.
Sponsor(s)National Agency for the Promotion of Science and Technology (Argentina)
National Council of Scientific and Technical Investigations (Argentina)
National Science Foundation (U.S.)
Keywords and Phrases
- Angular Distribution,
- Charge Effect,
- Impact Ionization,
- Particle Detectors,
Document TypeArticle - Journal
Document VersionFinal Version
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Citation InformationSebastian Otranto, Ronald E. Olson, O. G. de Lucio and Robert D. DuBois. "Triply Differential Single Ionization of Argon: Charge Effects for Positron and Electron Impact" Physical Review Letters (2010)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/ronald-olson/6/