10A Superposition

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Sections:
10.1.1 Constructive and Destructive Interference
+++10.1.2 Phase Difference
+++10.1.3 Path Difference
10.2.1 Ripple Tank Interference Pattern
+++10.2.2 Interference Pattern Spacing
+++10.2.3 Necessary Conditions for Interference
10.3.1 Double Slit Interference Pattern
+++10.3.2 Derivation of the dsinθ formula
+++10.3.3 Fringe Separation
+++10.3.4 Young’s Double Slit Experimental Set-up
10.4.1 Diffraction Grating Interference Pattern
+++10.4.2 White Light Interference Pattern
10.5.1 Single-Slit Interference Pattern
+++10.5.2 Diffraction
+++10.5.3 Rayleigh’s Criterion
+++10.5.4 Diffraction Envelope
10.A N-slit Interference
10.B Single Slit D.I.

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Two source Interference

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Double Slit

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Grating

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Single Slit

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Diffraction

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Diffraction Envelope

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Rayleigh’s Criterion

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