## Wave-Particle Duality

$c=\lambda v$

Moderators: Chem_Mod, Chem_Admin

timothy_ho_4B
Posts: 31
Joined: Thu Sep 27, 2018 11:29 pm

### Wave-Particle Duality

Which experiments display the wave characteristics of a photon and which ones display the particle characteristics?

arif_latif_2G
Posts: 48
Joined: Thu Sep 27, 2018 11:23 pm

### Re: Wave-Particle Duality

The photoelectric effect documents light's particle properties while de Broglie's wavelength hypothesis along with Davisson's and Germer's experiments showed light's wavelength properties. There are probably other experiments/theories/hypotheses that exist but these two are the ones we learned about. I hope this answer satisfies your question.

Return to “Properties of Light”

### Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest