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It is intended for graduate students who are intending to pursue career in high energy nuclear physics. Each particular isotope has its own half-life. This means that with some approximation it can be treated as a classical system, rather than a quantum-mechanical one. When the electron absorbs energy in an absorption spectra, the light of the particular wavelength is shown as a black line. Even now after the July 4 announcement, scientists are debating various aspects of the discovery.

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