A Hydrogen atom and a Helium atom each with 4 eV of KE approach a thin barrier 6 MeV high which has the greater probability of tunneling through the barrier? Explain.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 9, 2019, 5:01 pm ad1c9bdddf
This is based on the size of the atoms. If both have the same kinetic ...
Detailed solution of an atom tunneling through a barrier.