J. Phys. IV France 01 (1991) C1-99-C1-107
RECENT PROGRESS ON THE MEASUREMENT OF ABSOLUTE ATOMIC PHOTOIONIZATION CROSS SECTIONSJ.A.R. SAMSON1, L. LYN2, G.N. HADDAD3 and G.C. ANGEL4
1 Behlen Laboratory of Physics, University of Nebraska Lincoln, NE 68588, U.S.A.
2 Shangai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, Academia Sinica, P.O. Box 8211, Shangai, P.R. of China.
3 National Measurement Laboratory, CSIRO Division of Applied Physics, P.O. Box 218, Lindfield, NSW 2070, Australia.
4 Eaton Corp. Beverly, MA 01915.
Recent measurements of the photoionization cross sections of O, N, and C2 are reviewed and new data are presented for Ne, Ar, Kr , and Xe. These latter results are compared with theory and reveal areas of important disagreement.
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