Effects of illumination on the surface behavior of CH3CI on clean and K-dosed Pd(100) surfaces

Frigyes Solymosi, János Kiss, Károly Révész

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Irradiation of adsorbed CH3Cl on Pd(100) at 90 K with low-intensity ultraviolet light from a high-pressure Hg lamp induced the cleavage of C-Cl bond to give adsorbed CH3 and Cl on a clean Pd surface and significantly enhanced the extent of dissociation of CH3Cl for a K-dosed surface.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2224-2226
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of physical chemistry
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - dec. 1 1990


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  • Engineering(all)
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry

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