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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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Pan, "A liquid-crystal-based terahertz tunable lyot filter
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.