Is the formula for single slit diffraction [tex]Dsin\theta = m\lambda[/tex] identical to the double slit diffraction besides m being minima rather than maxima? More specifically will m + 1/2 tell me the angles between maxima?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# Single and double slit diffraction formulae

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