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Energy release

  1. Jun 16, 2006 #1
    say an atom absorbs only a certain amount of energy. how long dose it take for the atom to release its obtained energy?
     
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  3. Jun 17, 2006 #2

    Meir Achuz

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    The lifetime of an excited atom is of the order of 1-30 ns.
     
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