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RIPPLES ON LAKE ARE INTEFERENCE PATTERNS<br />
Natural Demonstration of Rayleigh's Criterion<br />
Rayleigh's criterion is that two point sources can just barely be distinguished as two sources if the central diffraction maximum of one just coincides with the first diffraction minimum of the other.

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RIPPLES ON LAKE ARE INTEFERENCE PATTERNS
Natural Demonstration of Rayleigh's Criterion
Rayleigh's criterion is that two point sources can just barely be distinguished as two sources if the central diffraction maximum of one just coincides with the first diffraction minimum of the other.

Copyright:© 1990 Robert Mathena - Fundamental Photographs

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