Chapter 2. Radiation

  1. Dr. A. I. Burshstein

Published Online: 24 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527618118.ch2

Introduction to Thermodynamics and Kinetic Theory of Matter, Second Edition

Introduction to Thermodynamics and Kinetic Theory of Matter, Second Edition

How to Cite

Burshstein, A. I. (2005) Radiation, in Introduction to Thermodynamics and Kinetic Theory of Matter, Second Edition, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527618118.ch2

Author Information

  1. Weizmann Institute of Science

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 4 MAR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527405985

Online ISBN: 9783527618118

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Keywords:

  • radiation;
  • kirchhoff's theorem;
  • ultraviolet catastrophe;
  • photon gas properties;
  • einstein coefficients

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • PHENOMENOLOGY

  • KIRCHHOFF'S THEOREM

  • ULTRAVIOLET CATASTROPHE

  • PHOTON MODEL

  • PHOTON GAS PROPERTIES

  • EINSTEIN COEFFICIENTS

  • STATIONARY LIGHT TRANSFORMATION