Stark Effect for the Hydrogen Isotopes


RECENTLY we have taken several photographs of the Stark effect in a mixture of the two hydrogen isotopes, using deuterium kindly supplied by Prof. Urey. The measured zero field separation of each pair of Balmer lines persists in high fields with small variations as noted below.

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