photoelectron spectroscopy

noun

Definition of photoelectron spectroscopy

: an instrumental method for determining the chemical composition of a material's surface by measuring the energy of electrons freed from the surface by irradiation (as by a laser)

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First Known Use of photoelectron spectroscopy

1963, in the meaning defined above

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“Photoelectron spectroscopy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/photoelectron%20spectroscopy. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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