3p photoabsorption spectra of Mn2+ and Mn3+

D. Kilbane, R. Mayo, P. Van Kampen, J. P. Mosnier, E. T. Kennedy, J. T. Costello

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Abstract

Time-resolved extreme ultraviolet photoabsorption spectra of a manganese plasma have been recorded using the dual laser plasma technique. The 43-73 eV photon energy range is dominated by the 3p-3d giant resonance and to a lesser extent the 3p-4s resonances in both Mn2+ and Mn3+, recorded at interplasma time delays of 80 and 30 ns, respectively. These experimentally observed resonances are well reproduced by synthetic spectra calculated using the Hartree-Fock method. The synthetic spectra allow for absorption from excited states of the Mn2+ and Mn3+ ions.

Original languageEnglish
Article number062503
JournalPhysical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics
Volume75
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 11 Jun 2007
Externally publishedYes

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