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Einstein's Photoelectric Equation and Contact Electromotive Force

Millikan, R. A. (1916) Einstein's Photoelectric Equation and Contact Electromotive Force. Physical Review, 7 (1). pp. 18-32. ISSN 0031-899X. https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20140106-153459104

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Abstract

Einstein's photoelectric equation for the maximum energy of emission of a negative electron under the influence of ultra-violet light, namely, 1/2mv^2 = Ve = hv - p cannot in my judgment be looked upon at present as resting upon any sort of a satisfactory theoretical foundation.


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