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Applications of Multiple-Beam Interferometry

Naturevolume 168page472 (1951) | Download Citation



PROF. S. TOLANSKY1 has made some comments on communications by Bruce2 and Bruce, Macinante and Kelly3 on the production and applications of transmissionlike reflexion fringes. I am grateful for the reference to the paper by Lummer4 in which the principle of eliminating beams in a Haidinger fringe system is mentioned.

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    Tolansky, S., Nature, 167, 815 (1951).

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    Bruce, C. F., Nature, 167, 398 (1951).

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    Bruce, C. F., Macinante, J. A., and Kelly, J. C., Nature, 167, 520 (1951).

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    Lummer, O., Ann. der Phys., 22, 49 (1907).

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    Tolansky, S., Endeavour, 9, 196 (1950).

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    Tolansky, S., and Bardsley, W., Proc. Phys. Soc., B, 64, 224 (1951).

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  1. National Standards Laboratory, University Grounds, Sydney

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