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Gamma Ray

  • Definition: Very high frequency electromagnetic radiation emitted when an excited nucleus undergoes gamma decay. Gamma rays are very damaging to human tissue, and exposure to them needs strict monitoring.

    Source: The Penguin Dictionary of Science. London: Penguin, 2009. Credo Reference. Web. 17 August 2012.

  • Listed under: Chemistry, Electromagnetism

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