Particle Optics Links
A collection of links of general interest to the particle optics
- Summary of the characteristics of different mass analyzers.
JEOL. (overview of magentic sectors, quadrupoles, time-of-flight,
ion cyclotron resonance, and quadrupole ion traps)
From Nuclear Science - A Teachers Guide to the Nuclear Science Wall
Chart. Contemporary Physics Education Project (CPEP) 2003.
(overview of types of particle accelerators: Cockroft-Walton, Van
de Graaff, linear, cyclotron, synchrotron, and continuous electron
- Analytical Techniques,
Evans Analytical Group (compare SIMS, TOF, SEM, FE-SEM, EDS, AES,
XPS, FT-IR, GCMS, …)
- John Moore, Michael A. Coplan, Christopher Davis, Sandra Greer.
Building Scientific Apparatus. Published 2002 Westview Press. ISBN
0813340063 – Online book has a chapter 5 on charged particle
optics on basic lens theory
- ‘’‘Space Charge:’‘’
Space Charge in Mass Spectrometry.
Ken Busch, Spectroscopy Solutions for Material Analysis, 19, 6,
2004. (high-level introduction)
Surface and Contact Mechanics: Electron Optics
(broken link), David T. Marx, Associate Scientist, Center for
Advanced Friction Studies.
- ‘’‘Electron Optics Calculation:’‘’
Bettina Sinzig and Simon Kunzli, Jan 2002.
- ‘’‘Magnetism Concepts:’‘’
School of Geology & Geophysics University of Oklahoma
- ‘’‘Ion Mobility:’‘’
- The Bowers Group.
For links specific to the SIMION ion optics simulation software,
see the [index].
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