1. Which of these spectra would you expect to be more asymmetric? Ni 2p or Ti 2p?
2. Asymmetry is the result of …..?
- Charge transfer processes?
- Shake-up processes?
- Unpaired electrons?
- Bulk/surface plasmons?
In section 6, we discuss how to begin to approach data fitting, and why this should be thought about carefully before starting. We also look at some model lineshapes and consider which lineshapes are right for which applications.