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Reflection, Transmission and Refraction of Microwaves

Reflection, Transmission and Refraction of Microwaves

Item no.: P2460303

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When electromagnetic waves encounter an obstacle, phenomena like reflection, transmission and refraction occur. In the present experiment these phenomena are verified and described by means of microwaves.


  • Convenient all-in-one set includes control unit, transmitter and receiver as horn antennae, microwave probe, microwave benches, grating, slit plates, prism, and reflection/absorption plates
  • With the same set, all aspects of microwave physics can be studied quantitatively: polariziation, reflection, transmission, refraction, propagation, diffraction, interference, inverse square law, standing waves, conservation of energy in reflection and transmission
  • Very detailed experiment guides for all experiments


Reflection, absorption and refraction are illustrated using various materials and the law of reflection is verified (angle of incidence = angle of reflection).

What you can learn about

  • Microwaves
  • Electromagnetic waves
  • Reflection
  • Transmission
  • Refraction
  • Absorption
Device Name Item no. Qty
Microwave set II, 110...240 V 11743-99 1,00
Document     Filesize
p2460303e.pdf Experiment guide, English 2.2 MB

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