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Selection Rules

by iansullivan88
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May10-10, 05:03 PM
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Hello,

I've got a quick question about selection rules.

In a diagram such as this one I know that the orbital quantum number can change by 1. What is the rule that stops, for example, a 5d -> 4f transition or 3d -> 3p?

Thanks alot

Ian
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