Enhanced tuneable rotatory power in a rotating plasma.

@article{Gueroult2020EnhancedTR,
  title={Enhanced tuneable rotatory power in a rotating plasma.},
  author={Renaud Gueroult and J. M. Rax and Nathaniel J. Fisch},
  journal={Physical review. E},
  year={2020},
  volume={102 5-1},
  pages={
          051202
        }
}
The gyrotropic properties of a rotating magnetized plasma are derived analytically. Mechanical rotation leads to a new cutoff for wave propagation along the magnetic field, and polarization rotation above this cutoff is the sum of the classical magneto-optical Faraday effect and the mechanico-optical polarization drag. Exploiting the very large effective group index near the cutoff, we expose here that polarization drag can be 10^{4} larger than Faraday rotation at GHz frequency. The rotation… 

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