Selected Invited Articles
"X-Ray Excited Auger and Photoelectron Spectroscopy"
P. Weightman, Rep. Prog. Physics 45 753-814 (1982)
Reprinted in "Electronic Properties of Surfaces" edited by M. Prutton, (Adam Hilger 1984)
"The Contribution of Auger Spectroscopy to the Study of Core Hole Screening and Electron Correlation in Alloys"
P. Weightman, Physica Scripta. T25 165-72 (1989) Invited Contribution to the 8th General Conference
of the Condensed Matter Division of the European Physical Society; Budapest, Hungary (April 1988).
This paper was awarded the Science Prize for 1990 by the UK ESCA User Group
"The Local Density of States in Simple Metals and their Alloys as Revealed by Auger Spectroscopy"
P. Weightman, in "Auger Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure."(Springer Verlag)
editors G. Cubiotti, G. Mondio and K. Wandelt (1989) p84-86.
"Collaborative Scientific Research in a European Context; A University of Liverpool Case study."
Invited Contribution to a Conference on the Integration of European Research organised by the
OECD in Paris in April 1990. P. Weightman. Higher Education Management 3 145-153 (1991).
“Auger spectroscopy and the electronic structure of crystals.”
P. Weightman, International Conference on Electron Spectroscopy, ICES 5 (Kiev)
J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom. 68 127-38 (1994).
“The development of Auger spectroscopy as a probe of local electronic structure”
P. Weightman. Microsc. Microanal. Microstruct. 6 263-88 (1995).
“Auger spectroscopy and the electronic structure of semiconductors.”
P. Weightman, J. Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 93 165-74 (1998)
Invited Contribution to the Fourth International Workshop on Auger Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure, Julich, Germany June 1997.
"Reflection Anisotropy Spectroscopy: a new probe of metal surfaces"
D,S. Martin and P. Weightman, Surface and Interfaces Analysis 31 915 (2001)
"Recent Developments in the Theory of Auger Spectroscopy"
P. Weightman, Chapter 31 of "surface Analysis by Auger and X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy"
Edited by D. Briggs and J.T. Grant (IM Publications 2003)
"Fundamental properties of surfaces"
P. Weightman and D.S. Martin Chapter 1 of "Surfaces and interfaces for biomaterials" edited by P. Vadgama (Woodhead Publishing Ltd, 2005)
"Reflection Anisotropy Spectroscopy"
P. Weightman, D.S. Martin, R.J. Cole and T. Farrell, Rep. Prog. Phys. 68 1251-1341 (2005)
A Highlight of Reports on Progress in Physics for 2005.
"Are there terahertz solutions to problems in understanding the physics of life?"
Plenary Contribution 32nd International Conference on Infrared and Millimeter Waves IEE no 07EX1863C (2007)
"Electron spectroscopy of disordered metal alloys"
P. Weightman and R.J. Cole, J. Electron spectroscopy and related phenomena
Invitations to Speak at International conferences
Gordon Conference on Electron Spectroscopy (
General Conference of the Condensed Matter Division of the European Physical
International Workshop on Auger Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure. (
International Seminar on Surface Physics (
International Conference on Quantitative Surface Analysis, QSA-7 (
1993 Nato Advanced Research
Workshop on Metallic Alloys (Bacon
Conference on Electron Spectroscopy; ICES-5 (
Conference on Applications of Surface and Interface Analysis; ECASIA 93 (
1994 1st European
Conference on Synchrotron Radiation in Materials Science (
1995 IUVSTA International Conference on Auger Spectroscopy, (St. Pierre de Chartreuse, France)1
1995 Frontiers in Nanoscale
Science for Micron/Submicron Devices, NATO A.S.I. (
1996 The Ninth International
Conference on Quantitative Surface Analysis, QSA 9 (
1997 The 4th
International Workshop on Auger Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure (
1999 IUVSTA International Conference on X ray photoelectron spectroscopy,
(Hortobagy, Hungary, April 1999)1
1999 8th European Conference on Applications of Surface and Interface Analysis,
(Serville, Spain, October 1999)4
2001 Optical Spectroscopy at
Interfaces, OSI-2001, (Bad
2002 6th International Conference on Position Sensitive Detectors (Leicester, Sept. 2002)4,7
2003 American Vacuum Society
International Symposium, AVS-50 (
2004 The 12th International Conference on Solid Films and Surfaces ICSFS-12
2004 The 10th International
Conference on Electrified Interfaces ICEI 2004 (
2004 XV International Synchrotron
Radiation Conference ‘SR-2004’ (July19-23, 2004,
2005 11th Conference
on Quantitative Surface Analysis (
International Industrial Diamond Conference (
2006 International Workshop on "Surfaces of Complex Metallic Alloys,
International Workshop on terahertz radiation (
European Workshop on Free Electron Lasers (
2007 International Conference on Optical Science at Interfaces: OSI-7
2007 9th International Conference on Biology and Synchrotron Radiation
(Rutherford Laboratory Aug 2007) 7
2007 12th European Conference. Applications of Surface and Interface Analysis
International Conference on Infrared and Millimetre Waves.
2008 14th International Conference on Solid Films and Surfaces, Dublin (June 2008) (Plenary)
2009 13th European Conference :Applications of Surface and Interface Analysis (Antalya, Turkey Oct. 2009)
2010 International Symposium: Terahertz Radiation: Generation and Application (Novosibirsk,Russia,July 2010) (Plenary)
1 The development of Auger spectroscopy and its relationship to electronic structure
2 The physical and electronic structure of alloys and alloy surfaces
3 The electronic structure of semiconductors and semiconductor surfaces and interfaces
4 The development of Reflection Anisotropy Spectroscopy
5 The application of RAS to metal and semiconductor surfaces and molecular adsorption
6 Studies on metal/liquid interfaces
7 The 4GLS proposal