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Temperature and wavelength

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Temperature and wavelength2018-10-29T16:07:16+00:00

Plotting Wein’s Law curves showing the wavelength distribution versus temperature from a filament lamp is all but impossible using standard school equipment. However, you can easily show that the percentage of infrared radiation from a filament lamp decreases as the filament becomes hotter.

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