Enhanced Birefringence of Inhomogeneous Slabs Conference Paper uri icon


  • We show that the presence of an interface changes the local field distributions in inhomogeneous materials. The loss of field symmetry leads to a significant surface-induced birefringence of an inhomogeneous medium. © 2009 Optical Society of America.

author list (cited authors)

  • Sukhov, S., Haefner, D., Agarwal, G., & Dogariu, A.

citation count

  • 0

publication date

  • January 2009


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