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Albert, German-born U.S. theoretic physicist and Nobel laureate, 1879-1955. See: einstein, einsteinium.


A unit of energy equal to 1 mol quantum, hence to 6.0221367 × 1023 quanta. The value of einstein, in kJ, is dependent upon the wavelength.
[Albert Einstein]


A unit of energy equal to 1 mol quantum, hence to 6.0221367 × 1023 quanta. The value of an einstein, in kJ, is dependent on the wavelength.
[Albert Einstein]
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