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  • Vol. 73, Iss. 4 — Apr. 1, 1983
  • pp: 503–503

Surface waves in backscattering and the localization principle

J. R. Probert-Jones  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA, Vol. 73, Issue 4, pp. 503-503 (1983)

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It is shown that use of the localization principle indicates that the spikes observed in the backscattering from large dielectric spheres cannot be due to surface waves.

© 1983 Optical Society of America

J. R. Probert-Jones, "Surface waves in backscattering and the localization principle," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 73, 503-503 (1983)

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