333. Spectroscopy – Understanding the Calculations for Diffraction Line Spectra


This Physics Factsheet aims to help you:

  • Visualise the patterns created by spectral lines in a spectrometer.
  • Understand how to collect raw data from a real spectroscope.
  • Understand the calculations carried out to find the wavelengths of light emitted.
  • Be aware of further calculations related to photon energy and energy levels in atoms.
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Publication Date

January 2022


ISSN: 1351-5136

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