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Optical Engineering

Measurement Of The Apex Angle Of A 60° Prism
Author(s): R. D. Tewari; A. M. Ghodgaonkar; K. Ramani
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Paper Abstract

An improved method has been devised to measure the apex angle of a 60° prism based upon the knowledge of refractive indices and by measuring the angle of minimum deviation at different wavelengths. It is found that the error in measurement of the apex angle is less than 3% and that this method could supplement the other techniques used in an optical laboratory.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 June 1983
PDF: 2 pages
Opt. Eng. 22(3) doi: 10.1117/12.7973122
Published in: Optical Engineering Volume 22, Issue 3
Show Author Affiliations
R. D. Tewari, University of Bombay (India)
A. M. Ghodgaonkar, University of Bombay (India)
K. Ramani, University of Bombay (India)

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