Phonon vs Vibron - What's the difference?

phonon | vibron | see also |

Phonon is a see also of vibron.


In physics|lang=en terms the difference between phonon and vibron

is that phonon is (physics) the quantum of acoustic or vibrational energy (sound), considered a discrete particle rather than a wave while vibron is (physics) a quantum of intramolecular vibration.

As nouns the difference between phonon and vibron

is that phonon is (physics) the quantum of acoustic or vibrational energy (sound), considered a discrete particle rather than a wave while vibron is (physics) a quantum of intramolecular vibration.

phonon

English

(Phonon)

Noun

(en noun)
  • (physics) The quantum of acoustic or vibrational energy (sound), considered a discrete particle rather than a wave.
  • See also

    * photon * plasmon

    vibron

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (physics) A quantum of intramolecular vibration
  • See also

    *phonon *polaron