QWP

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QWPQuarter-Wave Plate
QWPQuality Working Party (Committee for Proprietary Medicinal Products; EU)
QWPQuery with Permission
QWPQuality Water Products
QWPQuoted with Permission
QWPQuarterly Work Plan
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Gallot, "Terahertz achromatic quarter-wave plate," Optics Letters, Vol.
Special light-sensitive cells in mantis shrimp eyes act as quarter-wave plates, which can rotate the plane of the oscillations (the polarization) of a light wave as it travels through it.
On the other hand, the measurement light after passing through the quarter-wave plate is
Light from a linearly polarized helium-neon laser is converted into circularly polarized light using a quarter-wave plate, and is coupled into a polarization-maintaining optical fiber with a microscope objective lens and three-axis positioner.