Effect of projectile coherence on atomic fragmentation processes

M. Schulz, K. Egodapitiya, S. Sharma, A. C. Laforge, R. Moshammer, A. Hasan, D. H. Madison

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We demonstrate that the projectile coherence can have a major impact on atomic fragmentation processes. This has been overlooked for decades in formal scattering theory and may explain puzzling discrepancies between theoretical and experimental fully differential cross sections for single ionization.

Original languageEnglish
Article number102027
JournalJournal of Physics: Conference Series
Issue numberPART 10
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Event27th International Conference on Photonic, Electronic and Atomic Collisions, ICPEAC 2011 - Belfast, United Kingdom
Duration: Jul 27 2011Aug 2 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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