Lecture no. 43 from the course: Physics and Our Universe
Taught by Professor Richard Wolfson | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Returning to themes from Lecture 18 on waves, discover that when light interacts with objects comparable in size to its wavelength, then its wave nature becomes obvious. Examine interference and diffraction, and see how these effects open the door to certain investigations, while hindering others.