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.

Origin of de Broglie equation

named after L.V. de Broglie Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019