Molecules in electric and magnetic fields

@inproceedings{Barron2004MoleculesIE,
  title={Molecules in electric and magnetic fields},
  author={Laurence D. Barron},
  year={2004}
}
Are not gross bodies and light convertible into one another; and may not bodies receive much of their activity from the particles of light which enter into their composition? The changing of bodies into light, and light into bodies, is very comformable to the course of Nature, which seems delighted with transmutations. Isaac Newton ( Opticks ) Introduction The theory of optical activity developed in this book is based on a semi-classical description of the interaction of light with molecules… 

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