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How Fiber Optics Work

A brief description of how Fibre Optics work from HowStuffWorks.com.

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Explaining fibre optics

Short film from the scicast competition explaining how fibre optics work using total internal reflection.

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1842: Jean-Daniel Colladon guides light with water

The same principle that makes fibre optic cables work and that all modern communication rely on, was first demonstrated in 1842.

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Matrix Optics

Transcript of the second edition of this book by I.R.Dagg

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Optical Fiber 101

A tutorial on Fibre Optics from the Corning Company.

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Optics Bench

Animation showing ray diagrams using a converging lens or mirror.

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Billiards and Physics

This java applet show you how to use the law of reflection (for optics) in playing pool.

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The exciting world of Light and Energy

A well illustrated site that covers geometric optics .

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Gallery of Electromagnetic Personalities

Brief biographies of 41 scientists connected with the study of electromagnetism. This site also contains links to a brief history of Optics and Electronics

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Light and optics

This site gives an overview of the physics of light through a series of links to relevant articles.

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