Capitalization of Bethe. Coined by astrophysicist Gerald E. Brown. Named after astrophysicist Hans Bethe, his collaborator on papers where this value frequently occurs.
bethe (plural bethes)
- A unit of energy equivalent to 1051 ergs, or 1044 joules.
- B. / B (abbreviation)
- foe (“fifty-one ergs”) (magnitude of the fifty-first order of ergs)