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(physics) a spectrum of radiation caused by electron transitions within an atom

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Sommerfeld's investigation of atomic spectra led him to suggest that elliptical orbits replace the circular orbits of the B0hr atom.
Although the data for some spectra are not as complete as those found in NIST's Atomic Spectra Database (physics.
He was interested in the possibility of using atomic spectra to measure strong gravitational fields.
Wilson, Atomic Spectra and Oscillator Strengths for Astrophysics and Fusion Research, J.
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