University of Oulu

Relativistic atomic structure calculations applied to electronic transitions in atoms

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Author: Sankari, Anna
Organizations: University of Oulu, Faculty of Science, Department of Physical Sciences
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Persistent link: http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:9789514287282
Language: English
Published: 2008
Publish Date: 2008-02-29
Thesis type: Doctoral Dissertation
Defence Note: Academic Dissertation to be presented with the assent of the Faculty of Science, University of Oulu, for public discussion in the Auditorium L10, on March 7th, 2008, at 12 o‘clock noon.
Reviewer: Professor A.N. Grum-Grzhimailo
Professor J Tulkki
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Abstract

In this thesis, the electronic structure of selected atoms was investigated by means of electron and uorescence spectroscopy. Synchrotron radiation was used to excitate atoms in gas phase. In particular, the photoionization and subsequent Auger decay processes in metal vapours were studied as well as the resonant Auger decay in rare gases. The experimental results were analyzed together with theoretical predictions obtained utilizing the multiconfiguration Dirac-Fock method.


Series: Report series in physical sciences
ISBN: 978-951-42-8728-2
ISBN Print: 978-951-42-8727-5
Issue: 48
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