Of elliptically polarized incident radiation
, these are given by
specify the irradiances
of the incident light polarized with their electric vectors vibrating perpendicular
and parallel to the scattering
, respectively and
is the phase difference between these electric vectors.
PAC, 1983, 55, 931
(Definitions, terminology and symbols in colloid and surface chemistry. Part 1.14:
Light scattering (Provisional))
on page 933
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