Reflection and refraction of light from a planar interface is a canonical problem in optics. This work examines reflection and refraction from a microscopic perspective by modeling the optical medium as an array of dipoles.
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M. J. Berg, C. M. Sorensen, and A. Chakrabarti, "Microscopic Model of Reflection and Refraction," in Frontiers in Optics, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper JWD107.
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