By D. D. Eley (ed.), Herman Pines (ed.), Paul B. Weisz (ed.)
Because 1948, this serial has sought to fill the distance among the papers and the textbooks that educate the varied parts of catalysis study. This quantity contains articles at the purposes of adsorption microcalorimetry and natural syntheses utilizing aluminosilicates.
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13. Energy level diagram representation of the excitations by (a) Auger electron emission and (b) X-ray fluorescence. ACTIVE SITES IN HETEROGENEOUS CATALYSIS 23 of the electron levels, which is then ejected. Energy analysis of the emitted electrons will give differences in binding energy between electronic bands participating in the Auger process, which are characteristic of a given element. Analysis of the X-ray fluorescence spectra gives similar information. It has been found, however, that for light elements (with the exception of hydrogen and helium which cannot be detected since these elements have no inner electronic shells) the probability of Auger transitions is much greater than that of X-ray fluorescence.
As the pressure and thus the coverage is reduced the surface site sensitivity of the catalytic reaction becomes detectable since various surface sites have different heats of adsorption, reactant populations, and reaction rates. The surface structure sensitivity is revealed using crystal surfaces and especially in molecular beam studies that probe the ACTIVE SITES IN HETEROGENEOUS CATALYSIS 43 reactivity upon single scattering and can separate the products according to their surface residence times.
In recent years, AES (2),ultraviolet photoelectron spectroscopy (20),and X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (2Za) have come to play prominent roles in studies analyzing the composition and bonding at surfaces. These techniques can conveniently be used to determine nondestructively the composition of the surface and changes of the surface composition under a variety of experimental conditions. Since the Auger transition probabilities are large, especially for elements of low atomic number, surface impurities in quantities as little as 1% of a monolayer ( - l O I 3 atoms/cmz) may be detected.