The tellegen medium is "a Boojum, you see"

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The Tellegen medium is macroscopically indistinguishable from an isotropic dielectric-magnetic medium. That may be why the Tellegen medium has never been observed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1625-1630
Number of pages6
JournalInternational Journal of Infrared and Millimeter Waves
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 1 1994

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Radiation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Instrumentation
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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