Science Discovery

Volume 3, Issue 4, August 2015

  • The Light in a New Light: Always a Wave, Never a Particle

    Bandula Dahanayake

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 4, August 2015
    Pages: 25-36
    Received: Jul. 23, 2015
    Accepted: Aug. 07, 2015
    Published: Aug. 21, 2015
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    Abstract: Though it has been widely viewed that the light consists of quantum particles known as photons, the light is not made of quantum particles or photons, and the light is always a wave. What is quantized in the light is the frequency. The electromagnetic frequency is always quantized due to the quantized nature of the electromagnetic energy; the quant... Show More