Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Does a positron absorb a Photon?

  1. Sep 14, 2010 #1
    Does a positron absorb a photon like an electron does? When an electron absorbs a photon it increases in energy, but does that happen for a positron? Thanks.
  2. jcsd
  3. Sep 14, 2010 #2
    Yup, happens in the exact same way.
  4. Sep 20, 2010 #3
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook