# 17-24-045

stimulated emission

process of emission by quantum transition from an excited energy level to a lower level, triggered by incident radiation having the frequency of that transition

Note 1 to entry: This entry was numbered 845-04-38 in IEC 60050-845:1987.

Note 2 to entry: This entry was numbered 17-1269 in CIE S 017:2011.

Publication date: 2020-12