• Evanescent wave contribution to the diffracted amplitude for spherical geometry

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      Spherical harmonics; Hankel functions; diffraction

    • Abstract


      Calculation of the diffracted amplitude for the diffracting aperture on a sphere is briefly reviewed. Explicit formulas are given to compute the diffracted amplitude. In these formulas the real wave and evanescent wave contributions are discussed.

    • Author Affiliations


      A S Marathay1 D F Rock1

      1. OPtical Sciences Centre, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona - 87521, USA
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  • Pramana – Journal of Physics | News

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