physics a reduction in the energy required to remove an electron from a solid surface in a vacuum when an electric field is applied to the surface
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Word Origin for Schottky effect
C20: named after Walter Schottky (1886–1976), German physicist
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