XVI. On the theory of certain bands seen in the spectrum

@article{StokesXVIOT,
  title={XVI. On the theory of certain bands seen in the spectrum},
  author={George Gabriel Sir Stokes},
  journal={Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London},
  pages={227 - 242}
}
  • G. G. Stokes
  • Physics
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London
Some months ago Professor Powell communicated to me an account of a new case of interference which he had discovered in the course of some experiments on a fluid prism, requesting at the same time my consideration of the theory. As the phenomenon is fully described in Professor Powell’s memoir, and is briefly noticed in art. 1 of this paper, it is unnecessary here to allude to it. It struck me that the theory of the phenomenon was almost identical with that of the bands seen when a spectrum is… 
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