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Particle nature of matter

Particle Nature of Matter

  1. Photoelectric Effect

In the photoelectric effect, it was shown that when light falls on a surface, electrons are emitted from the surface. Similarly, when X-ray is allowed to fall on the surface of a thin sheet of metal like gold, the X-ray not only produces diffraction pattern but also acting like particles they may collide with the atoms of the metal and eject electrons as in the photoelectric effect.

Slide show of Compton Effect

https://www.slideshare.net/slideshow/embed_code/key/9g0cwd28S95iTUCompton effect from Al-Amin Islam

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