OSA's Digital Library

Applied Optics

Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 28, Iss. 7 — Apr. 1, 1989
  • pp: 1338–1344

Scattering of linearly polarized microwave radiation from a dielectric target including the interaction between target elements

Richard D. Haracz, Leonard D. Cohen, Alice R. W. Presley, and Ariel Cohen  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 28, Issue 7, pp. 1338-1344 (1989)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.28.001338


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (811 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

The theory for finding the internal field within a dielectric helix when the radiation has a wavelength larger than the diameter of the helical wire is presented. Intensities are calculated and compared to an experiment and to the theoretical results of an earlier paper that does not include the self-interaction effect. The internal field is defined in terms of a polarization matrix that is assumed to be constant across any cross section of the helix. It is found that target self-iteractions have a significant effect on the internal field. It is also noted that this effect for the far field intensities, although significant and generally a better fit to the data, is not profoundly different. That is, the effects of a more appropriately constructed internal field are less important than the geometry effect in the far field.

© 1989 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: June 8, 1988
Published: April 1, 1989

Citation
Richard D. Haracz, Leonard D. Cohen, Alice R. W. Presley, and Ariel Cohen, "Scattering of linearly polarized microwave radiation from a dielectric target including the interaction between target elements," Appl. Opt. 28, 1338-1344 (1989)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-28-7-1338

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Figure files are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited