Definition of photoionization in English:
noun[mass noun] Physics
Ionization produced in a medium by the action of electromagnetic radiation.
- Firstly, there is no charge separation or corresponding Coulomb attraction barrier, because the electron is ejected and hydrated in the bulk directly by photoionization.
- Moreover, this spectrum is strikingly similar to the terminal spectrum measured after photoionization of the isolated PYP chromophore in solution.
- T-rays have low photon energies and will not cause harmful photoionization in biological tissues.
Definition of photoionization in:
- US 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 Pakistan