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We present a generalization of the optical theorem for electromagnetic fields. This result is used to obtain the power extinguished from a field by a scatterer contained in a dielectric half space. Applications to microscopy and tomography are described.
Lytle II, D. R., Carney, P. S., Schotland, J. C., & Wolf, E. (2005). Generalized optical theorem for reflection, transmission, and extinction of power for electromagnetic fields. Retrieved from http://repository.upenn.edu/be_papers/70
Date Posted: 25 February 2006
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