Skip navigation
Skip navigation
Open Research will be down for maintenance between 8:00am and 8:15am on Monday, 9th December 2019.

Electronic Band Structure of Magnesium and Magnesium Oxide: Experiment and Theory

Canney, S; Sashin, V A; Ford, Michele; Kheifets, Anatoli

Description

Electron momentum spectroscopy (EMS) has been used to measure the valence band electronic structure of thin magnesium and magnesium oxide films. The band structures have also been calculated within the linear muffin-tin orbital (LMTO) approximation. The free-electron-like parabola characteristic of metallic solids was observed for magnesium with a bandwidth of approximately 6eV, in agreement with previous measurements. The inclusion of energy broadening due to finite hole-lifetime effects and a...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 1999
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/93631
Source: Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter
DOI: 10.1088/0953-8984/11/39/308

Download

There are no files associated with this item.


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  22 January 2019/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator