Optical Board - Half-Silvered Mirror

Purpose

To illustrate a half-silvered mirror.

Equipment

Optical board with half-silvered plane mirror.

Images

l2-21

Description

Light from the point source passes through a slit baffle and is collimated into a series of parallel rays by a convex lens. When the rays hit the half-silvered mirror half of the light is reflected and half passes through the mirror.

References

Optical board with half-silvered plane mirror.