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quantum theory

Edited by Andrew J. Butterfield and John Szymanski

in A Dictionary of Electronics and Electrical Engineering

Fifth edition

Published in print June 2018 | ISBN: 9780198725725
Published online June 2018 | e-ISBN: 9780191792717
quantum theory

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A theory introduced by Max Planck in 1900 to explain the emission and absorption of radiation (black-body radiation) by material

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Subjects: Electronic Engineering

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