Bohr atom


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Bohr atom

[′bȯr ‚ad·əm]
(atomic physics)
An atomic model having the structure postulated in the Bohr theory.
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Another probable example at the tree level of violation of the CEP but not of the WEP is provided by Greenberger gravitational Bohr atom [6].
Quantum theory of the Bohr atom fully satisfy the fundamental law of spectroscopy obtained experimentally by physicists and use the Rydberg constant is numerically equal to R=3.289842 x [10.sup.15] [s.sup.-1] [4].
One--often celebrated as the crucial ingredient in the Bohr atom model--declared that electrons could occupy only certain specific orbits around the nucleus.
* At first site it appears that the energy of the electron in the Bohr atom decreases with increasing energy level.
Townsend believes that we are in a stage similar to the old quantum era of the Bohr atom, just before the full elucidation of quantum mechanics.
His treatment of the Bohr atom, for instance, is pre-1925, he still believes in electronic planetary orbits.