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Old Nov 1st 2012, 08:57 PM   #1
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Quaries about photoelectric effect

As there are UV component from the sunlight, will there be photoelectric effect when sunlight shine on something(metal for example)?
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Old Nov 3rd 2012, 10:38 AM   #2
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For every metal, the frequency required for emission of photoelectrons is different and I think the metals we come across everywhere eg iron aluminium etc have too have frequency for it to emit photoelectrons.
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