danielhaish May 10, 2024 Hello I dont want to confuse the op, so I suggest that you would like to keep our descation we would do it here
Hello I dont want to confuse the op, so I suggest that you would like to keep our descation we would do it here
neilparker62 Apr 24, 2019 Homework Helper Insights Author https://www.physicsforums.com/threa...ctrons-drop-energy-levels.445985/post-2976248 Indeed - for eg Balmer Alpha transition in Hydrogen: ## ΔE = hΔf = μc^2\left(\sqrt{1-{\left(\frac{α}{3}\right)}^2}-\sqrt{1-{\left(\frac{α}{2}\right)}^2}\right)=3.0259670 E-19 J## I interpret this as pretty much a direct subtraction of electron's 'wave energy' in level 2 from same in level 3 (higher).
https://www.physicsforums.com/threa...ctrons-drop-energy-levels.445985/post-2976248 Indeed - for eg Balmer Alpha transition in Hydrogen: ## ΔE = hΔf = μc^2\left(\sqrt{1-{\left(\frac{α}{3}\right)}^2}-\sqrt{1-{\left(\frac{α}{2}\right)}^2}\right)=3.0259670 E-19 J## I interpret this as pretty much a direct subtraction of electron's 'wave energy' in level 2 from same in level 3 (higher).
DaveC426913 Nov 26, 2018 Gold Member "I used to be one of your greatest fans, Dave." Is there a missing a smiley in there, or did I really offend? :P
"I used to be one of your greatest fans, Dave." Is there a missing a smiley in there, or did I really offend? :P
I couldn't reach the button for smileys with my stick. And I see there are no available smileys for this message ;-)