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dissymmetry of scattering
The ratio of two Rayleigh ratios for different angles of observation, i.e.
Math - e
Math - e
The angles must be specified; in light scattering it is customary to let Math - ei and, most frequently, Math - ei and Math - ei.
See also:
PAC, 1983, 55, 932
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