I have an electric field that is nominally 30 kV/m, and I'm trying to figure out if nitrogen could be getting ionized in a field of that strength.
The 1st ionization energy of nitrogen is 1402.3 kJ mol-1.
What is the relationship between joules/mole and volts/meter?
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The Attempt at a Solution
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