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Unformatted text preview: measurement: description; count fringes; observations; calculate d_m 1.0 explain formula for d_m 0.5 errors: d_m reading, fringe positions, etc. 1.0 error propagation for d_m Refractive Index of Air objective 0.5 measurement: p_cell vs. fringes; explain how measured 1.0 explain formula for m_p 1.0 plot measurement results: m_p vs. p; linear fit 1.0 determine refractive index of air (n) from fit 1.0 errors: d, p, p_atm, m, fitting->slope error 1.0 error propagation for n Conclusions concluding remarks, etc. 0.5 compare obained value of n with literature value; discuss 10.0 total...
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This note was uploaded on 05/28/2011 for the course PHY 251 taught by Professor Rijssenbeek during the Fall '01 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
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