Comparison of Mg L23 edges in MgO and Mg(OH)2-Importance of medium-range structure

Nan Jiang, Dong Su, John Spence

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Mg L23-edge electron energy-loss near-edge structure in Mg(OH)2 was studied experimentally and theoretically for comparison with that of MgO. The differences in the near-edge fine structure between Mg(OH)2 and MgO were interpreted as a result of differences in medium-range structure.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)122-128
Number of pages7
Issue number1
StatePublished - Dec 2008


  • Medium-range structure
  • Mg L-edge EELS
  • Mg(OH)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Instrumentation


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