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Demonstrations: Optics

6A Geometrical Optics

6A10 Reflection from Flat Surfaces

6A10.39 Periscope Write-up Picture Movie
6A10.42 Kaleidoscope Write-up Picture Movie

6A20 Reflection from Curved Surfaces

6A20.30 Images in Concave Mirror Write-up Picture Movie
6A20.35 Optical Mirage Write-up Picture Movie
6A20.60 Energy at a Focal Point Write-up Picture Movie

6A42 Refraction from Flat Surfaces

6A42.13 Internal Refraction Block Write-up Picture Movie
6A42.20 Refraction Tank Write-up Picture Movie

6A44 Total Internal Reflection

6A44.40 Light Pipes Write-up Picture1 Picture2 Movie
6A44.44 Fiber Optic Plume Write-up Picture Movie
6A44.45 Laser Waterfall Write-up Picture Movie
6A44.46 Fiber Optic Cable Write-up Picture Movie

6A61 Pinhole

6A61.20 Pinhole Camera Write-up Picture Movie

6A65 Thick Lens

6A65.52 Fillable Air Lenses Write-up Picture Movie
6A65.70 Fresnel Lens Write-up Picture Movie

6A70 Optical Instrument

6A70.20 Telescope Models Write-up Picture Movie

6C Diffraction

6C10 Diffraction Through one Slit

6C10.10 Single Slits Write-up Picture Movie

6C20 Diffraction Around Objects

6C20.40 Zone Plates Write-up Picture Movie

6D Interference

6D10 Interference from Two Sources

6D10.10 Double Slits Write-up Picture Movie

6D20 Gratings

6D20.10 Multiple Slits Write-up Picture Movie

6D30 Thin Films

6D30.10 Newtons Rings Write-up Picture Movie

6D40 Interferometer

6D40.10 Michelson Interferometer Write-up Picture Movie
6D40.56 Fabry-Perot Interferometer Write-up Picture Movie

6H Polarization

6H30 Circular Polarization

6H30.10 Three Polarizers Write-up Picture Movie

6H35 Birefingence

6H35.50 Stress Plastic Write-up Picture Movie

6J The Eye

6J10 The Eye

6J10.15 Cows Eye Dissection Write-up Picture Movie

6Q Modern Optics

6Q10 Holography

6Q10.10 Holograms Write-up Picture Movie