Q. 52

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Book edition
4th

Author(s)
Randall D. Knight

Pages
1240 pages

ISBN
9780133942651

A proton emits a gamma-ray photon with energy 2.0 MeV in a quantum jump from n =2 to n= 1.

The length of the box is:

A proton confined in a one-dimensional box emits a 2.0 MeV gamma-ray photon in a quantum jump from n =2 to n= 1.

The energy levels of the particle in the box:

Energy of the photon:

Substitute energy levels:

Express the above equation in terms of L:

Substitute the values:

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