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Birefringent thin films and polarizing elements

Author: Ian J Hodgkinson; Qi Hong Wu
Publisher: Singapore ; World Scientific, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work describes the propagation of light in biaxial media, the properties of biaxial thin films, and applications such as birefringent filters for tuning the wavelength of dye lasers.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ian J Hodgkinson; Qi Hong Wu
ISBN: 9810229062 9789810229061
OCLC Number: 39310374
Notes: New Zealand authors.
Description: xxix, 379 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Structural Classification of Crystals --
Optical Classification of Crystals --
Structure of Birefringent Films --
Optical Classification of Birefringent Films --
Propagation in Biaxial Media --
Propagation Equations --
Maxwell's Equations --
Propagation in Free Space. Mathematical Methods --
SI units --
Propagation in Isotropic Media --
Propagation in Anisotropic Media --
Energy Flow --
Notation for Biaxial Media --
Material Axes --
Propagation Axes --
Rotations --
Computations --
Propagation in a Common Direction in a Biaxial Medium --
Maxwell's Equations --
Fresnel's Equation --
Eigenequations for Normalized Fields --
Basis Vectors --
Partially Coherent States --
Coherence --
Stokes Parameters --
Stokes Vectors --
Degree of Polarization --
Unpolarized Light --
Partially Polarized Light --
Polarized Light --
Basis Vectors --
Coherent States --
Jones Vectors --
Elliptical Polarization --
Circular Polarization --
Linear Polarization --
Basis Vectors --
Photons --
Ellipsometric Parameters --
Propagation in Layered Biaxial Media --
Fresnel's Quartic Equation --
Propagation in the Deposition Plane --
Uniaxial Media --
Isotropic Media --
Basis Travelling Wave Fields --
Power --
Transfer Matrices --
Mueller Calculus --
Rotated Elements --
Elements in Series --
Mueller Calculus Computations --
Jones Calculus --
Linear Polarizer --
Retardation Plate --
Quarter-Wave Plate --
Rotated Elements --
Elements in Series --
Periodic Arrangements --
Jones Calculus Computations --
Relationship of Mueller and Jones Calculus.
Responsibility: Ian J. Hodgkinson, Qi hong Wu.

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