# Spectral Distribution of Total Energy Emitted by a Black Body versus Temperature

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This Demonstration plots the monochromatic emissive power of a black body in at user-set values of the temperature (blue curve). The locus of the maximum values of the monochromatic emissive power (red curve) is given by Wien's displacement law:

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Contributed by: Housam Binous and Ahmed Bellagi (March 2011)

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C. J. Geankoplis, *Transport Processes and Unit Operation*, 3rd ed., Englewood Cliffs: Prentice–Hall, 1993.

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