An electron and a proton have same kinetic energy. Which of the two has a greater wavelength? Explain.

Asked by Tripurari | 8th Jan, 2018, 08:48: AM

Expert Answer:

According to debroglie wavelength equation λ = h / (mv) , wavelength is inversly proportional to mass. since mass of electron is much less compare to mass of proton, electron's wavelength is more

Answered by  | 8th Jan, 2018, 10:41: AM

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