Definition of Balmer series in English:
A series of lines in the visible and ultraviolet spectrum of atomic hydrogen, between 656 and 365 nanometers.
- Bohr was not the first to apply quantum theory to atomic structure, but he was the first to derive detailed quantitative explanations of characteristic atomic spectra such as the Balmer series.
- Students will be measuring the wavelengths of the Balmer series lines in this laboratory.
- Using equation, calculate the wavelengths of the first seven lines in the Balmer series of hydrogen.
Definition of Balmer series in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan