Rydberg constant love

Rydberg constant

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a universal scaling factor for all spectroscopic transitions

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a wave number characteristic of the wave spectrum of each element

Etymologies

From Johannes Rydberg Swedish physicist (Wiktionary)

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.