photoemission threshold

photoemission threshold

[¦fōd·ō·i′mish·ən ′thresh‚hōld]
(electronics)
The energy of a photon which is just sufficient to eject an electron from a solid or liquid in photoemission.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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