Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

elica85

  • 3 years ago

a light wave has a wavelength of 580nm in vacuum. suppose that a 7mm thick layer of water is inserted into one arm of a Michelson interferometer. how many "extra" wavelengths does the light now travel in this arm? by how many fringes will this water layer shift the interference pattern?

  • This Question is Closed
  1. Vincent-Lyon.Fr
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    tip1: what is the wavelength of this light in water? tip2: what is the total distance the light has to travel in water? tip3: to be continued ;-)

  2. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy