Student Manual

Polarization is one of the fundamental properties of light. The purpose of this experiment is to get familiarized with the polarization of light as well as effects of different optical components on it.

Sample ResultsPolarized Beam Splitter
Quarter Wave Plate
Experiment Code3.3
Version20th May 2014, 2014-v1

Further Readings and References

  • Introduction to Optics
    Pearson Education , F. L. Pedrotti, L. S. Pedrotti and L. M. Pedrotti chapter 14 , (2008).

Pictorial Procedure

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