Electron Attachment to Metallic Clusters


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The calculations of the low-energy attachment cross section to metallic clusters are investigated. Low energy electrons are taken as slow enough to excite a giant dipole collective resonance within the cluster. The calculations are more refined than the earlier ones – they do not depend on the experimental data, and we improved RPAE calculation of the collective resonance in the cluster. The results are interesting for the nano-region and designing of new materials.



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Dragan P. Uskoković, Slobodan K. Milonjić and Dejan I. Raković




A.R. Tančić et al., "Electron Attachment to Metallic Clusters", Materials Science Forum, Vol. 555, pp. 159-164, 2007

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September 2007




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