Accession Number : AD0649782

Title :   THEORY OF DISSOCIATIVE ATTACHMENT.

Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,

Corporate Author : DEFENSE RESEARCH CORP SANTA BARBARA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : O'Malley,T. F.

Report Date : FEB 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 64

Abstract : A fairly comprehensive theoretical treatment of the dissociative attachment (DA) of electrons to diatomic molecules (AB + e yields A(-) + B) is given, going from general formalism to explicit cross section formulas and comparison with experimental results. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DIATOMIC MOLECULES, DISSOCIATION), (*DISSOCIATION, THEORY), ELECTRON IRRADIATION, INTERACTIONS, WAVE FUNCTIONS, MOLECULAR ENERGY LEVELS, SELECTION RULES(PHYSICS), ELECTRON TRANSITIONS, INTEGRAL EQUATIONS, POTENTIAL SCATTERING, NUCLEAR RESONANCE, MATRICES(MATHEMATICS)

Subject Categories : Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE