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Electron transition

  1. Aug 25, 2009 #1
    plz tell me that why is it that an excited electron dont absorbs an extra photon before coming to ground state.
     
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  3. Aug 25, 2009 #2

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    What makes you think that it doesn't?

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  4. Aug 25, 2009 #3
    okkkkkkkay i got the idea so excited electron can absorb more energy.
     
  5. Aug 26, 2009 #4

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    You are making very little sense here.

    Multiphoton absorption is certainly possible and has been shown experimentally[1]. This is not new.

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    [1] G. Mainfray and G. Manus et al 1991 Rep. Prog. Phys. v.54, p.1333 (1991).
     
  6. Aug 26, 2009 #5
    okay thanx:smile:
     
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