MIT RES.6-006 Video Demonstrations in Lasers and Optics

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Instructor: Shaoul Ezekiel

This resource contains demonstrations used to illustrate the theory and applications of lasers and optics.

Lasers today are being used in an ever-increasing number of applications. In fact, there is hardly a field that has not been touched by the laser. Lasers are playing key roles in the home, office, hospital, factory, outdoors, and theater, as well as in the laboratory.

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Chapter 1: MIT RES.6-006 Video Demonstrations in Lasers and Optics

  • Lesson 1
    Overview of Demonstrations …
    32:32
  • Lesson 2
    Optics: Polarization of Lig…
    07:44
  • Lesson 3
    Optics: Polarization rotati…
    08:20
  • Lesson 4
    Optics: Quarter-wave plate …
    06:51
  • Lesson 5
    Optics: Half-wave plate | M…
    06:44
  • Lesson 6
    Optics: Optical isolator | …
    04:51
  • Lesson 7
    Optics: Scattered light in …
    06:24
  • Lesson 8
    Optics: Reflection at the a…
    08:33
  • Lesson 9
    Optics: Reflection at the g…
    11:28
  • Lesson 10
    Optics: Phase shifts in tot…
    11:20
  • Lesson 11
    Optics: Two-beam interferen…
    05:58
  • Lesson 12
    Optics: Two-beam interferen…
    05:48
  • Lesson 13
    Optics: Destructive interfe…
    09:23
  • Lesson 14
    Optics: Fringe contrast - v…
    02:33
  • Lesson 15
    Optics: Fringe contrast - i…
    03:28
  • Lesson 16
    Optics: Fringe contrast - p…
    05:41
  • Lesson 17
    Optics: Fringe contrast - p…
    11:05
  • Lesson 18
    Optics: Coherence length an…
    12:30
  • Lesson 19
    Optics: Plane mirror cavity…
    14:47
  • Lesson 20
    Optics: Plane mirror cavity…
    03:36
  • Lesson 21
    Optics: Curved mirror cavit…
    15:50
  • Lesson 22
    Optics: Optical spectrum an…
    03:27
  • Lesson 23
    Optics: Fraunhofer diffract…
    04:48
  • Lesson 24
    Optics: Fraunhofer diffract…
    03:51
  • Lesson 25
    Optics: Fraunhofer diffract…
    11:53
  • Lesson 26
    Optics: Fraunhofer diffract…
    04:55

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