College / Physics

Polarization of Light

The plot of light intensity versus angle between two polarizers is fitted to the square of the cosine of the angle, verifying the Law of Malus.

Preview Download
69_Polarization_Verify_Malus__Law.cap 15.87 MB
69_Polarization_Verify_Malus__Law_data.cap 16.01 MB
69__Polarization_of_Light.docx 2.39 MB
69_polarizer_theory.docx 45.03 KB
69_Light_apertures.jpg 41.53 KB
69_Open_Aperture.jpg 1.49 MB
69_Polarization.jpg 845.30 KB
69_Polarizer_theory.JPG 60.79 KB
69_RMS_mount_detail2.jpg 1.31 MB
69_RMS.jpg 1.67 MB
69_2_polarizer_theory.jpg 112.51 KB
69_3_Polarizers_theory.jpg 85.90 KB
69_2Polarizers.jpg 3.82 MB
69_3_polarizers.jpg 103.94 KB
69_3Polarizers.jpg 4.13 MB
69_apart3.jpg 2.90 MB
69_apart4.jpg 3.18 MB
69_Crossed_Polarizers.JPG 65.10 KB
69__Polarization_of_Light.pdf 584.01 KB
Source: Lab #69

Comprehensive 850 Physics System Experiments

Polarization of Light