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Area Optical fibre communication / General concepts

IEV ref731-01-66

en
optically active material
a material that can rotate the polarization of linearly polarized optical radiation that passes through it

Note – An optically active material exhibits different refractive indices for left and right circular polarizations.


fr
substance optiquement active, f
substance capable de faire tourner la polarisation d'une onde optique à polarisation rectiligne autour de la direction de propagation

Note – Une substance optiquement active possède des indices de réfraction différents pour les deux polarisations circulaires orthogonales.


ar
مادة نشطة ضوئياً

de
optisch aktives Material, n

es
material ópticamente activo

fi
optisesti aktiivinen materiaali

it
materiale otticamente attivo

ko
광학적 활성체

ja
光学活性体

pl
materiał aktywny optycznie

pt
substância opticamente activa

sv
optiskt aktivt material

Publication date: 1991-10
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