School of Physics Lecture Demonstration Manual

Interference of Light

Oc-1 Measurement of the Wavelength of Light Using a Ruler

Published: Wednesday 15 March 2006

To obtain a measurement of the wavelength of light using diffraction markings on a ruler.

Oc-2 Interference Phenomena Using Float Glass (Newton's Rings)

Published: Wednesday 15 March 2006

To demonstrate interference of light using float glass.

Oc-3 Zone Plates

Published: Wednesday 15 March 2006

To demonstrate interference using half period zone plates.

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