wave plate

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wave plate

[′wāv ‚plāt]
(optics)
A plate of material which is linearly birefringent. Also known as retardation plate; retardation sheet.
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Mounted achromatic half wave plate with rotation stage, mounted achromtic quarter wave plate with rotation stage
Tenders invited for Acromatic quarter wave plates, half wave plates and polariser holder
Tenders invited for Supply of half wave plates and quarter wave plates for 400nm