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  • Vol. 29, Iss. 9 — Mar. 20, 1990
  • pp: 1308–1311

Measuring the wavelength dependence of magnetooptical Kerr (or Faraday) rotation and ellipticity: a technique

Masud Mansuripur, Fenglei Zhou, and J. Kevin Erwin  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 29, Issue 9, pp. 1308-1311 (1990)

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A technique is proposed that allows accurate determination of the magnetooptic rotation and ellipticity requires only a few standard optical elements and is expected to be effective over a angles. This method relatively wide range of wavelengths.

© 1990 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: July 17, 1989
Published: March 20, 1990

Masud Mansuripur, Fenglei Zhou, and J. Kevin Erwin, "Measuring the wavelength dependence of magnetooptical Kerr (or Faraday) rotation and ellipticity: a technique," Appl. Opt. 29, 1308-1311 (1990)

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