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|School / Organization||The Ohio State University, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry|
|Title||Discharge Lamps & Flame Tests|
|Simulations||Lampu Gas Discharge (Neon, Merkuri dsb.)|
|Keywords||Spectroscopy, emission, photons|
|Description||This activity combines experimental flame tests with a simulation exploring emissions from discharge lamps. Both activities may be performed in the same lab period. The handout accompanying the simulation includes common questions/topics pertaining to multi-electron atoms and periodic trends.|
|Level||Undergraduate - Intro|
|Type||Lab, Homework, Concept Questions|
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