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Book-Review - Absorption and Scattering of Light by Small Particles

  title={Book-Review - Absorption and Scattering of Light by Small Particles},
  author={Craig F. Bohren and Donald Ray Huffman and Zvi Kam},
BASIC THEORY. Electromagnetic Theory. Absorption and Scattering by an Arbitrary Particle. Absorption and Scattering by a Sphere. Particles Small Compared with the Wavelength. Rayleigh--Gans Theory. Geometrical Optics. A Potpourri of Particles. OPTICAL PROPERTIES OF BULK MATTER. Classical Theories of Optical Constants. Measured Optical Properties. OPTICAL PROPERTIES OF PARTICLES. Extinction. Surface Modes in Small Particles. Angular Dependence of Scattering. A Miscellany of Applications… 

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