The @A00346@ between the forward direction of the incident beam and a straight line connecting the @S05487@ point and the detector. Synonymous with angle of observation.
Sources: Purple Book, 1st ed., p. 65 [Terms] [Book] PAC, 1990, 62, 2167. (Glossary of atmospheric chemistry terms (Recommendations 1990)) on page 2212 [Terms] [Paper]
Citation: 'scattering angle' in IUPAC Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 3rd ed. International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry; 2006. Online version 3.0.1, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.S05488 RISBibTexEndNote