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written by the Kansas State Physics Education Research Group and Dean A. Zollman
This resource discusses spectra and thier use in identifying the gasses in stars. Emission and absorption spectra from different gasses are investigated, with questions and an online simulation of spectra and atomic energy levels.
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Quantum Physics
- Bound State Systems
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absorption spectra, quantum applications, spectroscopy, star, tutorial
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Kansas State Physics Education Research Group and D. Zollman, (2003), WWW Document, (http://web.phys.ksu.edu/vqm/tutorials/applyingspectra/).
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Kansas State Physics Education Research Group and D. Zollman, Applying Spectra and Energy Diagrams to Learn About Stars (2003), <http://web.phys.ksu.edu/vqm/tutorials/applyingspectra/>.
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Kansas State Physics Education Research Group, & Zollman, D. (2003). Applying Spectra and Energy Diagrams to Learn About Stars. Retrieved April 16, 2014, from http://web.phys.ksu.edu/vqm/tutorials/applyingspectra/
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Kansas State Physics Education Research Group, and Dean Zollman. Applying Spectra and Energy Diagrams to Learn About Stars. 2003. http://web.phys.ksu.edu/vqm/tutorials/applyingspectra/ (accessed 16 April 2014).
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Kansas State Physics Education Research Group, and Dean Zollman. Applying Spectra and Energy Diagrams to Learn About Stars. 2003. 16 Apr. 2014 <http://web.phys.ksu.edu/vqm/tutorials/applyingspectra/>.
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