The history of the photo-electric effect shows top physicists like Millikan and Bohr had great difficulty accepting revolutionary concepts such as the quantization of electro-magnetic radiation. Even after Einstein received the Nobel prize for the law of the photo-electric effect, top physicists still did not accept his basic explanation.
|Translated title of the contribution||The history of the photo-electric effect is an opportunity for education|
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - Sep 2020|
- photo-electric effect
- nature of science