Spectroscopy of metal surface states by inverse photoemission
In the past decade inverse photoemission has proved to be a technique well suited to study unoccupied bulk and surface electronic states of solids. This paper presents a brief review focusing on the spectroscopy of surface states on metal surfaces and how these states are influenced by simple adsorbates, surface reconstructions or the presence of a ferromagnetic substrate. The experimental observations are discussed within the framework of a nearly free electron model of surface states.
Bibliographic Reference: Article: Progress in Surface Science, Vol. 42 (1993) pp. 75-88
Record Number: 199311141 / Last updated on: 1994-11-29
Original language: en
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