Lecture 29: Snell's Law, Refraction, Total Reflection, Dispersion, Prisms, Huygens's Principle, The Illusion of Color, The Weird Benham Top, Land's Famous Demo
recorded by: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
published: Oct. 10, 2008, recorded: February 2002, views: 3981
released under terms of: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Download slides: color-wavelength_chart.pdf (48.2 KB)
Download slides: speed_of_em_waves_in_matter-index_of_refraction.pdf (29.5 KB)
Download mit802s02_lewin_lec29_01.m4v (Video - generic video source 103.9 MB)
Download mit802s02_lewin_lec29_01.rm (Video - generic video source 79.5 MB)
Download mit802s02_lewin_lec29_01.flv (Video 187.0 MB)
Download mit802s02_lewin_lec29_01.wmv (Video 401.5 MB)
Report a problem or upload filesIf you have found a problem with this lecture or would like to send us extra material, articles, exercises, etc., please use our ticket system to describe your request and upload the data.
Enter your e-mail into the 'Cc' field, and we will keep you updated with your request's status.