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The Nature of Light

  • James Lequeux
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Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 421)

Abstract

Autographed Memoir of Fresnel with the approbation of Arago, for publication by Academy of sciences. Archives de l’Académie des sciences

Keywords

Transverse Vibration Rotational Polarization Interference Experiment Longitudinal Oscillation Double Refraction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • James Lequeux
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  1. 1.Paris ObservatoryParisFrance

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