OSA's Digital Library

Journal of the Optical Society of America

Journal of the Optical Society of America

  • Vol. 73, Iss. 4 — Apr. 1, 1983
  • pp: 504–507

Modification of the Rayleigh—Debye approximation

Koichi Shimizu  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA, Vol. 73, Issue 4, pp. 504-507 (1983)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSA.73.000504


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (395 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

A modification of the Rayleigh—Debye approximation is given in two ways so that it includes the information of the refractive index of scatterers in the calculation of scattering patterns. The improvement that is due to the modification is demonstrated by comparing the approximation with the exact Mie calculation.

© 1983 Optical Society of America

Citation
Koichi Shimizu, "Modification of the Rayleigh—Debye approximation," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 73, 504-507 (1983)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josa/abstract.cfm?URI=josa-73-4-504


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset

References

  1. M. Kerker, The Scattering of Light (Academic, New York, 1969), Chap. 8.
  2. H. C. van de Hulst, Light Scattering by Small Particles (Wiley, New York, 1957), Chap. 7.
  3. A. Ishimaru, Wave Propagation and Scattering in Random Media (Academic, New York, 1978), Vol. 1, Chap. 2.
  4. N. F. Mott and H. S. W. Massey, Atomic Collisions (Oxford U. Press, Clarendon, England, 1965), pp. 86–96.
  5. D. S. Saxon, Lectures on the Scattering of Light (notes prepared by R. S. Fraser, UCLA Department of Meteorological Science Rep. No. 9) (University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif., 1955), pp. 45–61.
  6. A. J. Devaney, "Inversion formula for inverse scattering within the Born approximation," Opt. Lett. 7, 111–112 (1982).
  7. K. Shimizu, Remote Sensing of Microparticles by Laser Scattering for Medical Applications, Ph.D. Thesis (University of Washington, Seattle, Wash., 1979), Chaps. 2–3.
  8. K. Shimizu and A. Ishimaru, "A solution for inverse scatteringproblems by a Fourier transform technique," J. Jpn. Soc. Appl. Phys. (to be published).
  9. K. Shimizu and A. Ishimaru, "Scattering pattern analysis of bacteria,"Opt. Eng. 17, 129–134 (1978).

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited