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Characterization of golden vaterite by the extended Maxwell Garnett formalism

@inproceedings{Mackay2021CharacterizationOG,
  title={Characterization of golden vaterite by the extended Maxwell Garnett formalism},
  author={Tom G. Mackay and Akhlesh Lakhtakia},
  year={2021}
}
The homogenization of vaterite impregnated with gold nanoparticles was accomplished using the extended Maxwell Garnett formalism. The extended formalism takes into account the intrinsic anisotropy of vaterite as well as the size, shape, and orientation of the nanoparticles. Size-dependent permittivity was used for the gold nanoparticles. Numerical studies revealed that the homogenized composite material’s permittivity parameters are acutely sensitive to the size, shape, orientation, and volume… 

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