9.26.07 Astronomy notes

9.26.07 Astronomy notes - 9.26.2007 Astronomy notes Energy...

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9.26.2007 – Astronomy notes Energy = h * frequency E = h ν λν = c highest energy transition gives you shortest wavelength longest to shortest = alpha to …. Epsilon? Heated gas (10,000K) electrons are already in excited state Past a certain energy, the atom is ionized The Doppler effect Applies to light the same way it does to sound Light that you are moving towards appears bluer, moving away appears redder
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This note was uploaded on 09/24/2009 for the course ASTR 101 taught by Professor Christiansen during the Fall '08 term at UNC.

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