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Quantum relations in photo-electric phenomena

Millikan, R. A. (1916) Quantum relations in photo-electric phenomena. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 2 (2). pp. 78-83. ISSN 0027-8424. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:MILpnas16b

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Abstract

For the past ten years I have been engaged with experiments which were designed for the sake of subjecting Einstein's photo-electric quantum-theory equation to searching experimental tests, and although I have at times thought that I had evidence which was irreconcilable with that equation, the longer I have worked and the more completely I have eliminated sources of error the better has the equation been found to predict the observed results. I shall present herewith the barest sketch of six consequences of that equation and their experimental verification. Preliminary reports on some of these results have already been made (1) and detailed reports will be found in forthcoming numbers of the Physical Review.


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Additional Information:Copyright © 1916 by the National Academy of Sciences. Received by the Academy, December 21, 1915.
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Deposited By: Tony Diaz
Deposited On:13 Dec 2005
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