Polarization ray tracing in birefringent media

James D. Trolinger, Russell A Chipman, Donald K. Wilson

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A method which uses a single algorithm to trace rays in isotropic media and both ordinary and extraordinary rays in uniaxial media is presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)122-132
Number of pages11
JournalProceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
StatePublished - Jun 29 1988
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Computer Science Applications

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