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Physics 232. Heat, Sound, and Light

Equations from last 3rd of quarter.
(See previous equation reviews for comprehensive portion.)

35.4
Index of refraction:
35.7
Wavelength in medium with index of refraction n:
35.8
Snell's law:

36.1
Magnification:
36.2
Magnification for mirrors:
36.5
Radius of curvature:
36.6
Mirror equation (spherical mirrors):
Table 36.1
Sign conventions for spherical mirrors
36.8
Spherical refracting surfaces:
Table 36.2
Sign conventions for refracting surfaces
36.15*
Lens-makers equation:
36.16
Thin lens equation:
36.17
Magnification for Thin lenses:
Table 36.3
Sign conventions for thin lenses
36.17
Two thin lenses in contact have net focal length:

37.1
Path length difference, double slit with slit separation d:
37.2
Constructive interference by double slit:

37.3
Destructive interference by double slit:

37.4
Double slit pattern: the position of P on wall is above the central maximum, where
37.15
Constructive interference from thin film reflection:
2nt = (m+ 1/2) (lambda)

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Jason Pinkney 2005-05-12