photoemissive detector

Also contains definition of: external photoelectric effect
A @[email protected] in which a photon interacts with a solid surface, which is called the photocathode, or a gas, releasing a photoelectron. This process is called the external photoelectric effect. The photoelectrons are collected by an electrode at positive @[email protected], i.e. the @[email protected]
PAC, 1995, 67, 1745. (Nomenclature, symbols, units and their usage in spectrochemical analysis-XI. Detection of radiation (IUPAC Recommendations 1995)) on page 1752 [Terms] [Paper]