ASTM International - ASTM E983-19

Standard Guide for Minimizing Unwanted Electron Beam Effects in Auger Electron Spectroscopy

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Organization: ASTM International
Publication Date: 1 April 2019
Status: active
Page Count: 5
ICS Code (Optical measuring instruments): 17.180.30
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4.1 When electron beam excitation is used in AES, the incident electron beam can interact with the specimen material causing physical and chemical changes. In general, these effects are a... View More

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1.1 This guide outlines the origins and manifestations of unwanted electron beam effects in Auger electron spectroscopy (AES).

1.2 Some general guidelines are provided concerning the electron beam parameters which are most likely to produce these effects and suggestions are offered on how to minimize them.

1.3 General classes of materials are identified which are most likely to exhibit unwanted electron beam effects. In addition, a tabulation of some specific materials which have been observed to undergo electron damage effects is provided.

1.4 A simple method is outlined for establishing the existence and extent of these effects during routine AES analysis.

1.5 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

1.6 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

1.7 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

Document History

ASTM E983-19
April 1, 2019
Standard Guide for Minimizing Unwanted Electron Beam Effects in Auger Electron Spectroscopy
1.1 This guide outlines the origins and manifestations of unwanted electron beam effects in Auger electron spectroscopy (AES). 1.2 Some general guidelines are provided concerning the electron beam...
November 1, 2018
Standard Guide for Minimizing Unwanted Electron Beam Effects in Auger Electron Spectroscopy
1.1 This guide outlines the origins and manifestations of unwanted electron beam effects in Auger electron spectroscopy (AES). 1.2 Some general guidelines are provided concerning the electron beam...
November 1, 2010
Standard Guide for Minimizing Unwanted Electron Beam Effects in Auger Electron Spectroscopy
1.1 This guide outlines the origins and manifestations of unwanted electron beam effects in Auger electron spectroscopy (AES). 1.2 Some general guidelines are provided concerning the electron beam...
July 25, 2005
Standard Guide for Minimizing Unwanted Electron Beam Effects in Auger Electron Spectroscopy
1.1 This guide outlines the origins and manifestations of unwanted electron beam effects in Auger electron spectroscopy (AES). 1.2 Some general guidelines are provided concerning the electron beam...
September 10, 1999
Standard Guide for Minimizing Unwanted Electron Beam Effects in Auger Electron Spectroscopy
1.1 This guide outlines the origins and manifestations of unwanted electron beam effects in Auger electron spectroscopy (AES). 1.2 Some general guidelines are provided concerning the electron beam...
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