On extinction in a homogeneous chiral medium

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Abstract

Chiral media are necessarily dissipative. An approximate optical theorem is derived for extinction in a homogeneous chiral medium. This approximate optical theorem becomes exact when dissipation is ignored.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)35-39
Number of pages5
JournalOptik
Volume99
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 1995

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Lakhtakia, Akhlesh. / On extinction in a homogeneous chiral medium. In: Optik. 1995 ; Vol. 99, No. 1. pp. 35-39.
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