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Electronvolt

The electronvolt (eV) is a derived unit of energy. The electronvolt is defined as the energy change of a unit charge that traverses a potential difference of 1 volt. The unit is primarily used in atomic and nuclear physics.

1 eV = 1.6×10-19 J

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