Rayleigh scattering

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Diffusion of radiation in the course of its passage through a medium containing particles the size of which is small compared with the wavelength of the radiation (CIE).
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This proprietary surface-treatment technology enables low viscosity, even at relatively high nanoparricle loadings, and overcomes Rayleigh scattering issues for optical transparency (see Figure 1 and Table 4).
The laser exciting line occurs in the spectrum as Rayleigh scattering.
As the star drops further, Rayleigh scattering by atmospheric molecules will disperse even the blue light from the star.
Rayleigh scattering should be more important at the lower frequencies, while directional Mie scattering would prevail at the higher frequencies [6].
THE sky is blue because of a process called Rayleigh Scattering.
16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate, Fundamental Aeronautics Program, Washington, has awarded approximately $256,000 to The George Washington University, Washington, for work described in their NASA research announcement proposal entitled "Simultaneous Dual-broadband Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering (CARS) and Interferometric Rayleigh Scattering.
greater than] L) and the Rayleigh scattering cross section is overestimated by this model.
Thompson and Gardner also are considering other types of lasers and scattering methods, such as Rayleigh scattering, in their effort to create an artificial star.
Fibre Bragg Grating and the Rayleigh Scattering Method Create Potential for Growth in the Fibre Optic Stress/Strain Measurement Equipment Market
At low frequencies, oceanic radiation travels into the atmosphere where Rayleigh scattering may occur.
When Kasting ran high concentrations of carbon dioxide through the model, he found that Rayleigh scattering would prevent significant amounts of solar radiation from reaching earth, ensuring that temperatures would not rise enough to cause a runaway greenhouse.
Technologies such as Fiber Bragg Gratings (FBG), the Brillouin scattering method, Fabry-Perot fiber optic sensing technology and Rayleigh scattering methods contributed to the growth of the fiber optic measurement equipment market in 2006," notes Frost & Sullivan Senior Research Analyst Sujan Sami.