Mirage in the laboratory

@article{Fabri1982MirageIT,
  title={Mirage in the laboratory},
  author={E. Fabri and G. Fiorio and Filipe Lazzeri and Paolo Violino},
  journal={American Journal of Physics},
  year={1982},
  volume={50},
  pages={517-520}
}
The theory of the mirage is reviewed at several levels of complexity, in order to show that the phenomenon can usefully be discussed in teaching. In addition, an experimental device has been set up to obtain the mirage in the laboratory under controlled conditions, with the possibility of observing the finer details discussed in the theory. 
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