Accession Number : ADA325076

Title :   Surface Diffusion: Atomistic and Collective Processes. NATO Advanced Study Institute Rhodes, Greece, 26 August - 6 September 1996.

Corporate Author : NATO ADVANCED STUDY INST BRUSSELS (BELGIUM)

PDF Url : ADA325076

Report Date : SEP 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 110

Abstract : Partial contents: Recent results from the fluctuation method: I; Concentration profile measurements of surface diffusion; Thermal fluctuations in equilibrium and their modifications by surface defects; Stability and decay of nanoscale surface features; Study of surface diffusion through Langevin dynamics; Quasielastic helium atom scattering studies of microscopic surface diffusion 1. Method and theory; The diffusion of large, adsorbed molecules on metal surfaces; Diffusion of single atoms and small atom clusters on terraces and stepped surfaces; Kinetic coefficients in a System far from equilibrium; Kinetics of metal epitaxy; Density junctional theory of diffusion and growth; Atomic jump processes in crystal growth: Direct observations and kinetic consequences; A chemical view of bonding and diffusion at surfaces: Hoppa! Dances with kinks; Diffusion and stability of large clusters on crystal surfaces.

Descriptors :   *ATOMS, *SURFACES, *DIFFUSION, THERMAL PROPERTIES, NATO, METALS, DYNAMICS, MOLECULES, ADSORPTION, EPITAXIAL GROWTH, CRYSTALS, VARIATIONS, CLUSTERING, KINETICS, ATOMIC PROPERTIES, CRYSTAL GROWTH.

Subject Categories : Inorganic Chemistry
      Physical Chemistry
      Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy
      Crystallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE