Lines of Light: The Sources of Dispersive Spectroscopy 1800-1930

BRAND, John C. D.

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Topics: science and spectra in the 19th century; visible and invisible radiation; Joseph Fraunhofer and the measurement of wavelength; emission and absorption; penetration of the infrared; the equilibrium between matter and radiation; atomic spectral series; molecular spectra of gases; empirical generalizations and early quantum theory; structure, force field and dissociation; the convergence of theory and experiment; symmetry, spin, and statistics. Index.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Gordon and Breach Publishers
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1995
  • Place Published: n/a
  • ISBN: 2884491627


  • Condition: Near fine
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xiv, 266 p. 26 cm. 36 b&w figures. Hardcover. Spine faded.

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