Comments on 'comparison of long-wavelength T-matrix multiple-scattering theory and size-dependent Maxwell-Garnett formula'

Akhlesh Lakhtakia, Werner S. Weiglhofer

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Abstract

A key integral in the derivation of the size-dependent Maxwell-Garnett (MG) formula presented in the subject paper is not only noncovergent, but also unnecessary. The correct derivation of the MG formula, based on the so-called Fikioris approach, has been available for several years.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)228-229
Number of pages2
JournalMicrowave and Optical Technology Letters
Volume25
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - May 5 2000

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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