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Descriptor English: Phonons
Descriptor Spanish: Fonones
Descriptor Portuguese: Fônons
Descriptor French: Phonons
Entry term(s): Acoustic Phonon
Acoustic Phonons
Optical Phonon
Optical Phonons
Phonon
Phonon, Acoustic
Phonon, Optical
Phonons, Acoustic
Phonons, Optical
Tree number(s): G01.249.675
G01.750.770.776.783
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D060739
Scope note: Quanta of acoustic energy which move at the speed of sound.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
HI history
TU therapeutic use
Public MeSH Note: 2012
History Note: 2012
DeCS ID: 54758
Unique ID: D060739
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Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Phonons - Preferred
Concept UI M0555233
Scope note Quanta of acoustic energy which move at the speed of sound.
Preferred term Phonons
Entry term(s) Phonon
Optical Phonons - Narrower
Concept UI M0555235
Scope note Phonons generated by the effect of light on some crystals.
Preferred term Optical Phonons
Entry term(s) Optical Phonon
Phonon, Optical
Phonons, Optical
Acoustic Phonons - Narrower
Concept UI M0555234
Preferred term Acoustic Phonons
Entry term(s) Acoustic Phonon
Phonon, Acoustic
Phonons, Acoustic



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