First of all, why is [tex]E = h\nu[/tex]?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Second, where can I find the derivation behind Planck's "oscillators in a box" calculations that led to the assumption that energy is quantized?

I realize that my questions are a bit vague, but I cannot make them more specific as I do not have a firm grasp of the subject.

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# Planck's oscillators and the energy assumption

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