IUPAC > Gold Book > alphabetical index > B > back scattered electrons (BSEs) in in situ microanalysis
icon

IndexesDownload


back scattered electrons (BSEs)

in in situ microanalysis
All primary electrons which are scattered out of the original direction and retransmitted through the surface of the solid. In practice, electrons emitted from the surface of a solid under electron bombardment which have a kinetic energy in the range between 50 eV and excitation energy (E 0).
Source:
PAC, 1983, 55, 2023 (Nomenclature, symbols and units recommended for in situ microanalysis (Provisional)) on page 2026
Interactive Link Maps
First LevelSecond LevelThird Level
GraphGraphGraph
Cite as:
IUPAC. Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 2nd ed. (the "Gold Book"). Compiled by A. D. McNaught and A. Wilkinson. Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford (1997). XML on-line corrected version: http://goldbook.iupac.org (2006-) created by M. Nic, J. Jirat, B. Kosata; updates compiled by A. Jenkins. ISBN 0-9678550-9-8. doi:10.1351/goldbook.
Last update: 2014-02-24; version: 2.3.3.
DOI of this term: doi:10.1351/goldbook.B00583.
Original PDF version: http://www.iupac.org/goldbook/B00583.pdf. The PDF version is out of date and is provided for reference purposes only. For some entries, the PDF version may be unavailable.
Current PDF version | Version for print | History of this term
picture