Planck's theory -->
quantum theory
medical dictionary

The theory that the radiation and absorption of energy take place in definite quantities called quanta (e) which vary in size and are defined by the equation e=hv in which h is planck's constant and v is the frequency of the radiation.

(12 Dec 1998)

quantum satis, quantum speciation, quantum sufficiat < Prev | Next > quantum vis, quantum yield, quaquaversal

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums