Submitted by Sophia E. Hayes / Washington University on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 09:35
My Notes

This is a short presentation giving an overview of x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS), meant to be an introduction for those who are unfamiliar with the technique.

Attachment Size
5 slides about XPS.pptx 413.96 KB
Learning Goals

A student should be able to:

  • become aware of x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS)
  • understand both "pros" and "cons" of the technique, including what kinds of problems it is useful for, what sample characteristics are needed, and what typical data look like.


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Implementation Notes

These are slides for student self-study, just to familiarize themselves with the technique.  It is not meant to be a comprehensive or in-depth review.

Time Required
10 minutes
Evaluation Methods

A simple quiz/test question could be asked regarding the content to evaluate whether students understood the rudimentary details of XPS.

Creative Commons License
Attribution, Non-Commercial, Share Alike CC BY-NC-SA
Kyle Grice / DePaul University

Thanks, this is great! 


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