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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 35, Iss. 9 — May. 1, 2010
  • pp: 1359–1360

On the existence of Jones birefringence and Jones dichroism

Oriol Arteaga  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 35, Issue 9, pp. 1359-1360 (2010)

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We claim that the so-called Jones birefringence and Jones dichroism effects, understood as new optical phenomena of difficult experimental observation, cannot be deduced from Jones publications and were proposed due to a misinterpretation of his original work.

© 2010 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(260.1180) Physical optics : Crystal optics
(260.1440) Physical optics : Birefringence

ToC Category:
Physical Optics

Original Manuscript: February 2, 2010
Revised Manuscript: March 10, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: March 11, 2010
Published: April 23, 2010

Oriol Arteaga, "On the existence of Jones birefringence and Jones dichroism," Opt. Lett. 35, 1359-1360 (2010)

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