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Hydrogen partition function and degeneracy

  1. Aug 4, 2014 #1
    So i'm trying to use the excitation law of Boltzmann and the ionisation law of Saha to calculate stuff about what percentage of a quantity of hydrogen in ionised and in what energy state. I have the temperature and energy levels values, so i still need the:
    -statistical weight (degeneracy)
    -partition function
    for both neutral and ionised hydrogen. Where could i find these?

    The degeneracy for neutral hydrogen is 2n^2 (n being the principal quantum number) if i am not mistaken?
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  3. Aug 12, 2014 #2
    I'm sorry you are not generating any responses at the moment. Is there any additional information you can share with us? Any new findings?
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