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An Introduction to Surface Chemistry

An online surface chemistry course with emphasis on surface analysis techniques.

Course chapters include:

1. Structure of Solid Surfaces (Miller indices, fcc, hcp, and bcc structures, surface energetics, particulate metals, and relaxation and reconstruction processes)
2. Adsorption of Molecules on Surfaces (Adsorption/Desorption)
3. The Langmuir Isotherm
4. UHV & Effects of Gas Pressure
5. Surface Analytical Techniques (AES, XPS, UPS, IR, EELS, SIMS, TPD, TPRS)
6. Overlayer Structures & Surface Diffraction (LEED and RHEED)
7. Surface Imaging & Depth Profiling (SEM, SAM, XPS, SIMS, Auger, STM, AFM)


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