Measuring the Mueller Matrix by a Multimodulator Scattering Instrument

  • Cathy D. Newman
  • John H. May
  • Fritz S. Allen


An instrument is being constructed to measure the Mueller matrix for a scattering sample. The instrument is a modified version of that described by Fry, et al. A summary of the theory is given with pertinent extensions. A method for this precise calibration of photoelastic modulators is described.


Oceanic Physic Optical Beam Stokes Vector Mueller Matrix Precise Calibration 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Cathy D. Newman
    • 1
  • John H. May
    • 1
  • Fritz S. Allen
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryUniversity of New MexicoAlbuquerqueUSA

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