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Birefringence

Known as: Birefractions, Birefringences, Double Refractions 
The property of nonisotropic media, such as crystals, whereby a single incident beam of light traverses the medium as two beams, each plane-polarized… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
This paper presents a novel method that realizes simultaneous and completely discriminative measurement of strain and temperature… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The possibility of parity-time (PT) symmetric periodic potentials is investigated within the context of optics. Beam dynamics in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Optical coherence tomography enables cross-sectional imaging of tissue structure to depths of around 1.5 mm, at high-resolution… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We propose image processing algorithms for measuring two-dimensional distributions of linear birefringence using a pair of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We present an improved method of polarization sensitive optical coherence tomography that enables measurement and imaging of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Using a low-coherence Michelson interferometer, we measure two-dimensional images of optical birefringence in bovine tendon as a… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
Alzheimer's disease is the fourth major cause of death in the developed world and is a major social and health care issue. Recent… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
In a bent optical fiber, lateral internal stress induces a birefringence, betab. At lambda = 0.633 microm in a silica fiber… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Birefringence relaxation studies on bovine serum albumin (BSA) reveal transient decay described by a double exponential process… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
Two optical techniques—light scattering and birefringence—have been used to detect rapid structural changes accompanying the… Expand
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