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Debye Explained

Debye at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Dutch-U.S. physical chemist. His first important research, on electric dipole moments, advanced knowledge of the arrangement of atoms in molecules and of the distances between atoms. He showed that X-ray crystallography worked on powders, obviating the difficult first step of preparing good crystals. In 1923 he and Erich Hü ckel extended S. Arrhenius's theory of the dissociation of salts in solution, proving that ionization is complete. He also investigated light scattering in gases. He won the Nobel Prize in 1936.

debye at English (WD) Of Explained:

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Etymology

from Category: w - :Peter Debye|Peter Debye, physicist

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /dəˈbaɪ/
  • Inter: rhymes » aɪ

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n

  • Inter: physic » s: A CGS unit of electrical dipole moment equivalent to 3.33564 x 10-30 coulomb meter, used for measurements at the molecular scale.

    See also

    * The debye unit of measurement

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