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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 4 — Apr. 1, 2002
  • pp: 807–808

Optical properties of an isotropic optically active medium at oblique incidence: comment

Akhlesh Lakhtakia  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA A, Vol. 19, Issue 4, pp. 807-808 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.19.000807


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Abstract

The constitutive relations used by Sah and Gowri Krishna [J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 18, 1388 (2001)] are inconsistent with energy and reciprocity requirements.

© 2002 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(260.0260) Physical optics : Physical optics

History
Original Manuscript: June 1, 2001
Revised Manuscript: August 15, 2001
Manuscript Accepted: August 13, 2001
Published: April 1, 2002

Citation
Akhlesh Lakhtakia, "Optical properties of an isotropic optically active medium at oblique incidence: comment," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 19, 807-808 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josaa/abstract.cfm?URI=josaa-19-4-807


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