Publication type: Conference paper
Type of review: Not specified
Title: Shell closings and geometric structure effects : a systematic approach to the interpretation of abundance distributions observed in photoionisation mass spectra for alkali cluster beams
Authors: Kappes, Manfred
Radi, P.
Schär, M.
Yeretzian, Chahan
Schuhmacher, E.
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-71571-6_3
Proceedings: Metal Clusters : proceedings of an international symposium, Heidelberg, April 7-11, 1986
Pages: 15
Pages to: 19
Issue Date: 1986
Publisher / Ed. Institution: Springer
ISBN: 978-3-642-71573-0
Language: English
Subjects: Metal; Cluster; Nanotechnology
Subject (DDC): 540: Chemistry
Abstract: Recent mass spectrometric studies of continuous cluster beams resulting from supersonic expansions of alkali metal vapor have led to the postulation of islands of enhanced thermodynamic stability among the clusters produced. We discuss the various assumptions being made in converting ion abundances measured in these mass spectra into information about neutral stabilities. In this connection a number of experiments are described which allow insight into unimolecular dissociation of alkali cluster ions and into neutral cluster growth.
Fulltext version: Published version
License (according to publishing contract): Licence according to publishing contract
Departement: Life Sciences and Facility Management
Organisational Unit: Institute of Chemistry and Biotechnology (ICBT)
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