what is the difraction?

what is the difraction?


3 Answers

49 Points
10 years ago

Diffraction refers to various phenomena which occur when a wave encounters an obstacle. In classical physics, the diffraction phenomenon is described as the apparent bending of waves around small obstacles and the spreading out of waves past small openings.

Karan Tewani
31 Points
10 years ago

When a wave passes through a fine edge of an object then it bends with a very small angle towards the object. The angle depends on the wavelength of the wave. This phenomenon of bending of wave is called difraction.

43 Points
10 years ago

Diffraction :-when light passes sharp edges or goes through narrow slits the rays are deflected and produce fringes of light and dark bands

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