What is the difference between interference and diffraction? I am not clear about difference between interference and diffraction. I would be thankful to you if anyone help me here <a...

What is the difference between interference and diffraction?

I am not clear about difference between interference and diffraction. I would be thankful to you if anyone help me here


<a hrer="http://www.precisionpfplans.com">Building Survey</a>

Expert Answers
jdkotliar eNotes educator| Certified Educator

The concepts overlap.  Diffraction is the effect on waves when encountering an obstacle. Interference is the superposition of two or more waves resulting in a new wave pattern.

Access hundreds of thousands of answers with a free trial.

Start Free Trial
Ask a Question