Definition of scattering angle in English:

scattering angle

Line breaks: scat¦ter|ing angle

noun

Physics
  • The angle through which a scattered particle or beam is deflected.
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    • In theory, the scattering angles lead to nanoscale still pictures, while the energy loss data tell researchers how the pictures change with time.
    • The scattering intensity grew severalfold at the forward angles over time, exhibiting rather monotonic dependencies within the studied range of the scattering angles.
    • Notably, similar distributions were observed at several scattering angles, which strengthens the validity of the interpretation.

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