Base State

Some articles on state, base state:

Pound–Rebka Experiment
... The test is based on the following principle When an atom transits from an excited state to a base state, it emits a photon with a specific frequency and energy ... When an atom of the same in its base state encounters a photon with that same frequency and energy, it will absorb that photon and transit to the excited state ... The 14 keV gamma rays emitted by iron-57 when it transitions to its base state proved to be sufficient for this experiment ...

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