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The classical electrodynamics approach to explain the photoelectric effect and the photoelectric emission
Author(s): BingXin Gong
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Paper Abstract

By re-analyzing the photoelectric effect, the limitations of Einstein's photon hypothesis are identified and the relation between the photoelectron's kinetic energy and the circular frequency of the incident light is reinterpreted using classical electrodynamics. And it is realized that photoelectric emission is dependent on the incident light's circular frequency ω and the photon density of the incident light.

Paper Details

Date Published: 2 February 2006
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 6026, ICO20: Biomedical Optics, 60261A (2 February 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.667466
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BingXin Gong, Consultant (China)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 6026:
ICO20: Biomedical Optics
Gert von Bally; Qingming Luo, Editor(s)

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