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  • Vol. 59, Iss. 7 — Jul. 1, 1969
  • pp: 818–820

Light-Scattering Functions and Particle-Scattering Factors for Ellipsoids of Revolution

W. H. BEATTIE and R. M. TISINGER  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA, Vol. 59, Issue 7, pp. 818-820 (1969)

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Light-scattering functions and particle-scattering factors from Rayleigh–Gans theory have been computed for ellipsoids of revolution having the axial ratios: 0, ¼, ½√2, ½, 1/√2, 1, √2, 2, 2√2, 4, ∞.

W. H. BEATTIE and R. M. TISINGER, "Light-Scattering Functions and Particle-Scattering Factors for Ellipsoids of Revolution," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 59, 818-820 (1969)

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