What is Photo electric effect?

Asked by padminik | 23rd Mar, 2009, 10:45: AM

Expert Answer:

The photoelectric effect is a phenomenon in which electrons are emitted from matter after the absorption of energy from electromagnetic radiation such as x-rays or visible light. The emitted electrons can be referred to as photoelectrons in this context.

Answered by  | 23rd Mar, 2009, 11:19: AM

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