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    X-ray production: dependence of wavelength and intensity on various parameters. Tips to remember.

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    The energy of a photon of wavelength λ is given by E = 12345/λ,
    where E is in electron volt and wavelength λ is in à... units.

    If V is the accelerating potential applied to an X-ray tube, the wavelength of
    continuous X-rays produced is given by,
    λ = 12345/V ,
    where λ in angstrom ...

    Solution Summary

    Some important points to remember regarding x-rays and their production.