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published by the Olympus America, Inc.
This site from Olympus Microscopy Resource Center presents drawings and also a Java tutorial on polarization and in addition provides explanations of polarized sunglass lenses and liquid crystal display (LCD) devices.  The site includes equations that characterize Brewster's angle--where polarization is maximized.  Images and links to interactive applets are also included for additional information.
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Light
- Polarization
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Informal Education
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 2000 Olympus America, Inc.
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Keywords: LCD, birefringence, polaroid, sunglasses
Record Creator: Metadata instance created October 9, 2008 by Logan Hancock
Record Updated: Jul 29, 2009 by Ed Lee
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AIP Format
(Olympus America, Inc., Center Valley, 2000), WWW Document, (http://www.olympusmicro.com/primer/lightandcolor/polarization.html).
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Polarization of Light, (Olympus America, Inc., Center Valley, 2000), <http://www.olympusmicro.com/primer/lightandcolor/polarization.html>.
APA Format
Polarization of Light. (2008, February 9). Retrieved September 19, 2014, from Olympus America, Inc.: http://www.olympusmicro.com/primer/lightandcolor/polarization.html
Chicago Format
Olympus America, Inc.. Polarization of Light. Center Valley: Olympus America, Inc., February 9, 2008. http://www.olympusmicro.com/primer/lightandcolor/polarization.html (accessed 19 September 2014).
MLA Format
Polarization of Light. Center Valley: Olympus America, Inc., 2000. 9 Feb. 2008. 19 Sep. 2014 <http://www.olympusmicro.com/primer/lightandcolor/polarization.html>.
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