Generation and detection of a monolayer grating by laser desorption and second-harmonic generation: CO on Ni(111)

X. D. Zhu, Y. R. Shen
1989 Optics Letters  
We show that a monolayer grating of CO on Ni(111) can be generated by laser desorption using two interfering laser pulses and detected and characterized in situ by surface second-harmonic generation.
doi:10.1364/ol.14.000503 pmid:19749966 fatcat:ji3frr2uwrb3zhutxzkh3s77bu