Raman, Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata

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Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata, Indian physicist and Nobel laureate, 1888-1970.
Raman effect - a change in frequency undergone by monochromatic light scattered in passage through a transparent substance whose characteristics determine the amount of change. Synonym(s): Raman shift
Raman shift - Synonym(s): Raman effect
Raman spectrum - the characteristic array of light produced by the Raman effect.
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4000 cm-1 of Raman shift at a center resolution of around 2.
Preliminary results using Raman spectroscopy revealed a significant peak analysis at a Raman shift of approximately 3000 cm-1.
The team at the Institute of Physics has recognised that diamond has a high Raman gain coefficient and a large Raman shift compared to conventional Raman media," adds Chris Wort, Technical Manager at Element Six.
The difference between the incident and re-emitted wavelength is the Raman shift.