Some remarks on intensity calculations near the caustic
Abstract:Using various formulae describing the field near the caustic, the amplitude distribution along the direction perpendicular to the smooth branch of the caustic of A 2 type was calculated and then compared with the results of numerical calculations based on the Kirchhoff integral.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Institute of Physics, Wrocław University of Technology, 50-370 Wrocław, ul. Wybrzeże Wyspiañskiego 27, Poland
Publication date: 2003-12-01