OSA Fellow Keigo Iizuka developed the
hands-on learning program, “Fun with
Photonics,” to spark interest in optics
among members of the general public. The
series was first presented to automotive
engineers at Omron Corporation, Komaki
City, Japan. In the fourth installment,
Iizuka describes how to improvise a polariscope.
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