electronvolt

Definitions

General Science

Electronics

  • The energy acquired by an electron which passes through a potential difference of 1 volt. It is equal to approximately 1.6022 × 10-19 joule. Its symbol is eV. Electronvolt is also a unit of work. Also spelled electron volt.
  • abbreviationeV
http://www.dictionarycentral.com/definition/electronvolt.html