Ionization cross section
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|ORANGE BOOK DEFINITION
IUPAC. Analytical Division. Compendium of Analytical Nomenclature (the Orange Book). Definitive Rules, 1979.
|Ionization cross section|
This is a measure of the probability that a given ionization process will occur when an atom or molecule interacts with a photon.
|IUPAC 1997 Orange Book Chapter 12|
|Index of Orange Book Terms|