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Black body. Full radiator [Absolute black body]

A body which absorbs completely all radiation incident on it, regardless of the direction of the incident radiation, and without reflection or transmission through it.

Comment. A black body at a given temperature is characterized by maximum radiation energy for all particles compared to the natural radiation of other (non-black) bodies.

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