Cylindrical Waves Passing through a Double Slit
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A plane wave passes through a single slit to generate a cylindrical wave. It passes through a double slit to generate two cylindrical waves, which interfere with each other.
Contributed by: Enrique Zeleny (March 2011)
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"Cylindrical Waves Passing through a Double Slit"
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
Published: March 7 2011