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  • Vol. 71, Iss. 9 — Sep. 1, 1981
  • pp: 1142–1142

Depolarization effects in Rayleigh scattering

Andrew T. Young  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA, Vol. 71, Issue 9, pp. 1142-1142 (1981)

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Molecular anisotropy modifies the Rayleigh phase function.

© 1981 Optical Society of America

Andrew T. Young, "Depolarization effects in Rayleigh scattering," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 71, 1142-1142 (1981)

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  1. D. L. Coffeen, "Polarization and scattering characteristics in the atmospheres of Earth, Venus, and Jupiter," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 69, 1051–1064 (1979).
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  4. A. T. Young, "Rayleigh scattering," Appl. Opt. 20, 533–535 (1981).

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