X-ray fluorescence

https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.X06710
The emission of @C00985@ by an atom as a result of the interaction of electromagnetic @R05048@ with its orbital electrons.
Source:
PAC, 1994, 66, 2513. (Nomenclature for radioanalytical chemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1994)) on page 2526 [Terms] [Paper]