Deducing radiation pressure on a submerged mirror from the Doppler shift

  title={Deducing radiation pressure on a submerged mirror from the Doppler shift},
  author={Masud Mansuripur},
  journal={Physical Review A},
Radiation pressure on a flat mirror submerged in a transparent liquid, depends not only on the refractive index n of the liquid, but also on the phase angle psi_0 of the Fresnel reflection coefficient of the mirror, which could be anywhere between 0^{\circ} and 180^{\circ}. Depending on the value of psi_0, the momentum per incident photon picked up by the mirror covers the range between the Abraham and Minkowski values, i.e., the interval (2\hbarw_0/nc,2n\hbarw_0/c). Here \hbar is the reduced… 

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