total internal reflection

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total internal reflection

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(General Physics) physics the complete reflection of a light ray at the boundary of two media, when the ray is in the medium with greater refractive index
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Van Ostrand will discuss the concepts of Time Multiplexed Optical Shutter (TMOS) technology, the operational principle of an innovative Frustrated Total Internal Reflection (FTIR) display system.
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