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P2 Week 10 - Diffraction & Spectra

P2 Week 10 - Diffraction & Spectra

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Singleslitdiffraction
 
Youcans)llgetfringesevenifyouuseasingleslit
 
Theslitbehavesasthoughithasalargenumberofpointsourcesspreadevenlyacrossthewidthoftheslit
 
Thewavefrontsfromthedifferentendsoftheslitwillbearrivingatdifferentpointsontheendscreenatdifferent)mes
 
Yous)llgetconstruc)veanddestruc)veinterference
 
Thenarrowertheslit,thegreaterthediffrac)on
 
Thelongerthewavelength,thegreaterthediffrac)on
1
 
Singleslitdiffraction
 
AssumewehaveadarkfringeatP
 
Pathdifferencecorrespondingto
darkfringes
is(m+1/2λ
 
MCQandMOParesimilartrianglesso:
 
OP/MP=MQ/MC=sin(θ
 
MC=d/2(halftheslitwidth
 
sin(θ=(λ/2/(d/2
à
dsin(θ=λ[forfirstdarkfringe]
2BCdDOPθMQ
 
Singleslitdiffraction
 
Darkfringesoccuratdsin(θ=mλ(wherem=±1,±2,±3…
 
Sameequa0onasfordoubleslitsbuthereitcorrespondstotheposi0onsofdarkfringes!
 
mherecannottakethevalueof0
3BCdDOPθMQ

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