How to use Caustics in a sentence
Others (in addition to some already mentioned) are medicinal; as the palms, calabash, manchineel, pepper, fustic and a long list of cathartics, caustics, emetics, astringents, febrifuges, vermifuges, diuretics and tonics.
Epicycloids are also examples of certain caustics.
Secondary caustics are orthotomic curves having the reflected or refracted rays as normals, and consequently the proper caustic curve, being the envelope of the normals, is their evolute.
It may be shown geometrically that the secondary Caustics caustic, if the second by refrac- medium be less refrac- tion.
The germ of his first great discovery was contained in one of those early papers which in 1823 he communicated to Dr Brinkley, by whom, under the title of " Caustics," it was presented in 1824 to the Royal Irish Academy.Advertisement
Caustics are a subtle lighting effect that can really lend realism to raytraced images of such items.