Plotting The Emissions

a: Emission spectrum ~
b: histogram

What: "An emission spectrum is like a histogram defining the distribution of the number of emitted photons that fall on any particular wavelength. In a line emission spectra the photons fall into discrete frequencies which corresponds to the transition of electrons over the energy levels."

Writer: Steven
Date: Aug 9 2013 3:16 PM

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