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Unformatted text preview: Reﬂecting Prisms Six types of prisms are shown in the attached diagram. They are as follows: a)
Right-angle prism, b) Porro prism, c) two Porro prisms, d) Penta prism, e) Amici prism,
and f) Dove prism. These may all be used as reﬂecting prisms. A beam in the shape of an “R” is incident upon these prisms as shown. For the six prisms in the conﬁguration shown, draw the “R” as it appears on the output screen for each case. If the Dove prism is rotated by 90° clockwise about the axis of propagation as
viewed looking parallel to the direction of the beam, draw the resulting “R” on the lower output screen provided. Right-Angle Prism Porro Prism Two Porro Prisms Penta Prism Amici Prism Dove Prism ...
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- Spring '08
- Prism, prisms, Porro Prisms Penta Prism, Prism Porro Prism, Prism Dove Prism