The differential equation derived previously [J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 17, 95 (2000)] that describes the evolution of the polarization state of radiation propagating in a nonuniform, anisotropic, and dichroic medium is extended to include the effect of ray refraction.
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Sergio E. Segre, "Effect of ray refraction on evolution of the polarization state of radiation propagating in a nonuniform, birefringent, optically active and dichroic medium," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 17, 1682-1683 (2000)