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The propagation of linearly polarised waves through a moving and optically active slab is studied, and the rotation of the plane of polarisation calculated. The solution presented is based on a perturbation technique, whereby terms of an order of magnitude higher than (v/c)(2) are systematically neglected.

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Authors: YOUTSOS A G, JRC Petten (NL)
Bibliographic Reference: Article: International Journal of Engineering Science, Vol. 30 (1992) No. 9, pp. 1145-1160
Record Number: 199211037 / Last updated on: 1994-12-02
Original language: en
Available languages: en
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