What is the difference between propagation number(K) and wave number(k) described in Optics book written by hecht(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

He defined K=2π/λ and k=1/λ and both of them have the same units (i.e, meter inverse)

What does wave number of a Harmonic function tells about?

**Physics Forums - The Fusion of Science and Community**

# Harmonic waves

Know someone interested in this topic? Share a link to this question via email,
Google+,
Twitter, or
Facebook

- Similar discussions for: Harmonic waves

Loading...

**Physics Forums - The Fusion of Science and Community**