Lyot filter


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Lyot filter

(lee -oh) (Lyot-Öhman filter) See birefringent filter.
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Lyot filter

[′lyō ‚fil·tər]
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Other examples include the statement that a Lyot filter is an interference filter; in fact, it is a birefringent filter.
So much of the interesting research is done with Lyot filters, for which current quotes are about $100,000.