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Specular optical-activity in alpha-HgS

Bungay, A.R., Svirko, Y.P. and Zheludev, N.I. (1993) Specular optical-activity in alpha-HgS Thin Solid Films, 234, (1-2), pp. 545-548. (doi:10.1016/0040-6090(93)90328-M).

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We report the first positive experimental observation of the optical activity effect on normal reflection. The experiment was performed along the optic axis in a gyrotropic crystal of alpha-HgS (cinnabar) in a spectral region of strong absorption.

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Published date: October 1993
Organisations: Optoelectronics Research Centre


Local EPrints ID: 78231
ISSN: 0040-6090
PURE UUID: 4bc5ae65-e7ab-4a18-b26a-d3b10a1913c3

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Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:26

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Author: A.R. Bungay
Author: Y.P. Svirko
Author: N.I. Zheludev

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