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


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jdkotliar | Middle School Teacher | (Level 2) Adjunct Educator

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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.

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