What is the Ultraviolet Catastrophe?

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This video provides a detailed explanation of the ultraviolet catastrophe and Max Planck's solution to the problem. The work of Rayleigh and Jeans is discussed in detail, as well as the quantum hypothesis proposed by Planck.

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