Einstein-Bohr equation

Einstein-Bohr equation

[′īn‚stīn ′bȯr i‚kwā·zhən]
(quantum mechanics)
In a system undergoing a transition between two states so that it emits or absorbs radiation, that equation indicating that the radiation frequency equals the difference in energy between the two states divided by Planck's constant.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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