Scattering of a Normally Incident Monochromatic Light by Optically Active Concentric Double Cylinders: I. Analytic Theory

광학활성 동축 이중 원통을 수직하게 비추는 단색 빛의 산란 : I. 해석적 이론

  • Kim, Hyun-Woo (Department of Physics, Institute of Photonics and Information Technology, Chonbuk National University) ;
  • Kim, Jin-Seung (Department of Physics, Institute of Photonics and Information Technology, Chonbuk National University)
  • 김현우 (전북대학교 물리학과 및 광전자정보기술연구소) ;
  • 김진승 (전북대학교 물리학과 및 광전자정보기술연구소)
  • Published : 2009.12.25


An analytic solution is obtained for the problem of monochromatic light scattering by optically active, concentric double cylinders. The validity of the obtained solution is indirectly checked by comparing it with solutions already reported for some special cases. The solution can be used in the optical analysis of rod-shaped biological cells which possibly have optically active nuclei containing helically wound chromosomes.


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