Filters: Circular Polarization

Akhlesh Lakhtakia, Martin W. McCall

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In this entry, the filtering of circularly polarized plane waves is considered. Linear, circular, and elliptical polarization are first discussed. Planewave propagation in orthorhombic dielectric materials is then presented, followed by descriptions of two types of circular polarization filters.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEncyclopedia of Optical and Photonic Engineering Second Edition
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages7
ISBN (Electronic)9781351247177
ISBN (Print)9781439851012
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Physics and Astronomy
  • General Engineering

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