Department of Physics and Astronomy: Publications and Other Research


Date of this Version

June 1989


Published in Phys. Rev. A 39, 5560 - 5564 (1989) [Issue 11 – June 1989]. ©1989 The American Physical Society. Used by permission.


The circular polarization of Lyman-α photons resulting from beam-tilted-foil excited H(2p) was measured at energies between 9 and 20 keV with foil tilt angles up to 60°. Various interaction models are used to fit the data, and their physical significance is discussed.

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