Structure in X-ray absorption spectra remote from the edge and extending to higher
energies, due mainly to the scattering
of the expelled electron by neighbouring atoms. Structure closer to the absorption
edge is sometimes called near-edge X-ray absorption fine structure (NEXAFS
PAC, 1991, 63, 735
(Nomenclature, symbols, units and their usage in spectrochemical analysis - VIII.
Nomenclature system for X-ray spectroscopy (Recommendations 1991))
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