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Electron Orbitals

  1. Sep 2, 2014 #1
    Are the energy differences between orbitals the same for all of the elements? If not How do you determine the energy differences between orbitals?
     
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  3. Sep 2, 2014 #2

    mathman

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    The energy differences are manifest in the atomic spectra - unique for each element. Quantum theory is needed to get these data.
     
  4. Sep 2, 2014 #3

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    Thread has been moved from General Physics to the Quantum Physics subforum.
     
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