Applied Physics B

, Volume 82, Issue 1, pp 35–38 | Cite as

Multiple-prism dispersion equations for positive and negative refraction

  • F.J. DuarteEmail author


The multiple-prism dispersion equations are restated for both positive and negative refraction. First, it is indicated that negative refraction is compatible with a description of N-slit transmission interference. Once the law of refraction is established, with positive and negative options, the generalized equations of dispersion follow.


Refraction Negative Refraction Tunable Laser Positive Refraction Prism Pair 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Research LaboratoriesEastman Kodak CompanyRochesterUSA

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