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Search Results for: monochromatic


monochromatic (Science: microscopy) All objects in a group (electrons, light, x-rays etc.) have the same energy or... Read More


Definition noun (1) (physics) The electromagnetic radiation of any wavelength, or sometimes only referring to a range of... Read More

Airy disk

Airy disk (Science: microscopy) The image of a bright point object as focused by a lens system. With monochromatic light, it... Read More


Candle --> candela (Science: physics, unit) The si unit of luminous intensity, 1 lumen per m2; the luminous intensity, in... Read More

Red drop effect

red drop effect experimental observation that the photosynthetic efficiency of monochromatic light is greatly reduced above... Read More