Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Balmer Series

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1032
n (of spectral lines) The wavelengths of a series of lines in the spectrum of hydrogen are given in angstroms by the equation
$$\lambda = 3646 \ {{N^2 } \over {N^2 - 4}}$$
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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA