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Optics Express

  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 11, Iss. 21 — Oct. 20, 2003
  • pp: 2791–2792

On the Lorentz-Lorenz formula and the Lorentz model of dielectric dispersion: addendum

Kurt E. Oughstun and Natalie A. Cartwright  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 11, Issue 21, pp. 2791-2792 (2003)

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The approximate equivalence relation equating the frequency dispersion of the Lorentz model alone with that modified by the Lorentz-Lorenz formula is shown to also equate the branch points appearing in each of these two descriptions.

© 2003 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(260.2030) Physical optics : Dispersion
(320.5550) Ultrafast optics : Pulses

ToC Category:
Research Papers

Original Manuscript: July 17, 2003
Revised Manuscript: October 13, 2003
Published: October 20, 2003

Kurt Oughstun and Natalie Cartwright, "On the Lorentz-Lorenz formula and the Lorentz model of dielectric dispersion: addendum," Opt. Express 11, 2791-2792 (2003)

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