Light Reflection & Refraction

Asked by monicasyal | 7th May, 2010, 05:20: PM

Expert Answer:

A detailed explanation will involve electromagnetic theory.

While we can simply understand by use of Snell's law, n1 sin i = n2 sin r, if i is zero, the only possibility of right hand side to be zero is r must be zero, since n1 and n2 are refrctive indices of the two medium and are nonzero.




Answered by  | 8th May, 2010, 11:55: AM

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