Home » Tag Archives: Degree of polarization

Tag Archives: Degree of polarization

Polarization of light:definition,types,uses and examples

What is polarization of light? “Separation of light waves with electric field vector oriented only in a single direction is called polarization or this is a process in which light and other radiations are restricted to vibrate in a single direction only and therefore the electric/magnetic field of the wave is unsymmetrical.” In 1808 Etienne Louis Malus (1775-1812) accidentally observed ...

Read More »