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Monte Carlo calculations of electrons in aluminum

Authors
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd
Publication Date
Volume
67
Issue
2
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1016/j.apradiso.2008.04.022
Keywords
  • Monte Carlo
  • Electron
  • Transmission
  • Backscattering
  • Energy And Angular Distributions
  • Aluminum

Abstract

Abstract The interaction of keV electrons with solids was studied by considering electrons transmitted through thin films as well as electrons backscattering from semi-infinite solid targets. The elastic scattering cross-section was obtained from the Rutherford differential cross-section. The numerical coefficient in the atomic screening parameter and spin-relativistic correction factor were taken as variables. The inelastic scattering model was employed to simulate the energy loss using Gryzinski's semi-empirical expression and Gryzinski and Liljequist models to calculate the total inelastic scattering cross-section. The simulation results were found to be in good agreement with other simulations and experiments.

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