Lesson: Electron SpinPhysics
In this lesson, we will learn how to calculate the difference in potential energy between the spin states of electrons in an atom.
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Worksheet: 6 Questions • 1 Video
What are the possible polar orientations of the spin momentum vector for an electron?
A hydrogen atom is placed in an external uniform magnetic field of strength . Calculate the wavelength of light produced in a transition from a spin up to a spin down state of the atom.
Which of the following is the magnitude of the spin momentum of an electron?