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On the limits of solar and stellar light in the ultra-violet part of the spectrum.

Huggins, William Sir

On the limits of solar and stellar light in the ultra-violet part of the spectrum.

by Huggins, William Sir

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Published by Taylor & Francis in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprinted from Proc. of the Royal Society, Vol. 46.

ContributionsRoyal Society (Great Britain)
The Physical Object
Paginationp.p. 133-135 ;
Number of Pages135
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21449860M

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On the limits of solar and stellar light in the ultra-violet part of the spectrum by Huggins, William Sir Download PDF EPUB FB2

SOLAR SPECTRAL IRRADIANCE, SOLAR ACTIVITY, AND THE NEAR-ULTRA-VIOLET J. Fontenla1, P. Stancil2, and E. Landi3 1 NorthWest Research Associates, Boulder, COUSA; [email protected] 2 Department of Physics and Astronomy and Center for Simulational Physics, The University of Georgia, Athens, GAUSA; [email protected] 3 Department of Cited by: ) The energy change produced as an electron moves from n=2 to n=1, results in the emission by the electron of a photon of energy eV and appears in the ultra-violet part of the spectrum.

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