Communities

Writing
Writing
Codidact Meta
Codidact Meta
The Great Outdoors
The Great Outdoors
Photography & Video
Photography & Video
Scientific Speculation
Scientific Speculation
Cooking
Cooking
Electrical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Judaism
Judaism
Languages & Linguistics
Languages & Linguistics
Software Development
Software Development
Mathematics
Mathematics
Christianity
Christianity
Code Golf
Code Golf
Music
Music
Physics
Physics
Linux Systems
Linux Systems
Power Users
Power Users
Tabletop RPGs
Tabletop RPGs
Notifications
Mark all as read
Q&A

Post History

#1: Initial revision by user avatar deleted user · 2021-08-20T05:42:07Z (about 1 year ago)
What happens if an electron collides with another electron?
**We know that electrons always repel electrons. But, if somehow they collide, then what will happen?**

I found a related question of above one in [Quora](https://qr.ae/pGOZgU).

>An incoming electron can instead make them both bounce away.
>
>Two free electrons will bounce off each other unless perfectly aligned. In which case, both explode and produce photon(s).

I agree with his first statement. But, I am in little bit of confusion of second statement. I know that if electron and positron collide, then they will form photons. 

But, none of his statement answers my question.