Forward scattering light of droplets containing different size inclusions
Applied Optics, Vol. 48, Issue 15, pp. 2957-2965 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.48.002957
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Abstract
Scattering by a sphere with a different internal structure has drawn attention. The forward scattering light of a water droplet containing multiple different size carbon inclusions is calculated by the finite-difference time-domain method. Herein, distribution of these carbon inclusions conforms to Apollonian packing in a droplet. The space left over between carbon inclusions constructs a fractal, of which the fractal dimension D is expressed as
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(290.2558) Scattering : Forward scattering
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Atmospheric and Oceanic Optics
History
Original Manuscript: December 12, 2008
Revised Manuscript: March 22, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: April 17, 2009
Published: May 18, 2009
Citation
Dakun Wu and Yanping Zhou, "Forward scattering light of droplets containing different size inclusions," Appl. Opt. 48, 2957-2965 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-48-15-2957
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