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Optics, waves and sound.

Michael Nelkon

Optics, waves and sound.

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Fifth edition entitled Optics, sound and waves 1973.

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Pagination1 vol
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Open LibraryOL17185007M
ISBN 100435686623

Example: source of sound has "=m Point A is m away, B is m away, C is 7 m away Phase values are D / " (distance, in units of wavelengths) A B C A, B, C are all 2/3 along a cycle, so sound waves have the same phase at all these points From mid-October: To make this acoustic example describe light waves, just change. Unit Waves and Optics in terms of the diffraction property of waves in situations involving various kinds of wave phenomena, including sound and light. Enduring Understanding 6.F: Electromagnetic radiation can be modeled as waves or as fundamental particles. Teach about Light & Optics with quality producs from Carolina. We have intereting products and kits that will demonstrate the topics being studied.. Login or Register. • Live Chat (offline) My Account. Login or register now to maximize your savings and access profile information, order history, tracking, shopping lists, and more.

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