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Publication Citation: Spin Sensitivity of a Channel Electron Multiplier

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Author(s): R E. Scholten; Jabez J. McClelland; Michael H. Kelley; Robert Celotta;
Title: Spin Sensitivity of a Channel Electron Multiplier
Published: March 01, 1988
Abstract: We report direct measurements of the sensitivity of a channel electron multiplier to electrons with different spin orientations. Four regions of the multiplier cone were examined using polarized electrons at 100-eV incident energy. Pulse counting and analog modes of operation were both investigated and in each case the observed spin effects were less than 0.5%.
Citation: Review of Scientific Instruments
Volume: 59
Issue: 3
Pages: pp. 506 - 508
Research Areas: Electron Physics