Background Information

 

What is Triobluminescence? 

Triboluminescence(fractoluminescence/mechanoluminescence)  is a phenomenon in which light is generated  in a material when it is either deformed or fractured.

Two quartz crystals being smashed against one another to produce triboluminescence.
Two quartz crystals being smashed against one another to produce triboluminescence.

 

Examples of Triboluminescence

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Wint-O Green lifesavers when chewed on, in the dark produce triboluminescece
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Crystals are being fractured in order to produce trioboluminesence
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The tape uses a friction and slip.

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