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    Is it possible for extremely high frequency sound waves to show wave-particle duality?


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    Sound, which is basically an oscillation/vibration in a medium can be considered as particles, phonons...

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    Quote Originally Posted by dan hunter View Post
    Is it possible for extremely high frequency sound waves to show wave-particle duality?
    I guess it depends on the medium.
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    Quote Originally Posted by PhDemon View Post
    Sound, which is basically an oscillation/vibration in a medium can be considered as particles, phonons...

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    Explained: Phonons | MIT News Office

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