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Amplitude of light increasing

by SteveinLondon
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SteveinLondon
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Aug21-14, 03:12 PM
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If the amplitude of a light wave increases does that mean that the intensity of the wave increases, and thus the number of photons? I'm thinking here re the wave/particle duality of light.
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Aug21-14, 03:49 PM
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Yes, provided that you keep the frequency of the light wave the same.


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