Interface Potential Modeling in a Finite Crystal


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In this paper a model was proposed to calculate the interface potential of a non ideal finite crystal. Most of the research in this issue usually assume ideal conditions to work with infinite perfect crystals. The model includes a perturbative potential to consider an effect associated to finite size crystal and superficial atomic rearrangement. This effect is considered to be in a first order. The model was applied to graphite , as an example, mainly because of its theoretical interest for wastewater electrochemical treatment.



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Paulo Sérgio Duque de Brito and José Gañán Gómez






E. E. Cortés and F. M. Torres, "Interface Potential Modeling in a Finite Crystal", Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 107, pp. 55-62, 2010

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April 2010




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