de Broglie equation


noun Physics.

the postulate of wave mechanics that a particle of mass m moving at a velocity v will have the properties of a wave of wavelength h/mv(de Broglie wavelength ), where h is Planck's constant.

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Origin of de Broglie equation

named after L.V. de Broglie

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