Abstract

Air-flow birefringence in normal conditions of pressure and temperature is experimentally proved. Measurements of the change of the polarization of a plane wave propagating through a boundary layer are displayed for both laminar and turbulent flow.

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Bass, F.

F. Bass, Phys. Lett. A 36, 107 (1971).

Hess, S.

S. Hess, Phys. Lett. A 30, 239 (1969).

Krishnan, K. S.

C. V. Raman and K. S. Krishnan, Philos. Mag. 5, 769 (1928).

Maxwell, J. C.

J. C. Maxwell, Proc. R. Soc. Lond. 22, 46 (1873).

Raman, C. V.

C. V. Raman and K. S. Krishnan, Philos. Mag. 5, 769 (1928).

Robert, A. J.

A. J. Robert, in SESA 1965, International Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Vol. 1 (SESA, Washington, 1965), pp. 123–131.

Waldmann, L.

L. Waldmann, in Handbuch der Physik, Vol. 12, edited by S. Flügge (Springer, Berlin, 1958), p. 489.

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J. C. Maxwell, Proc. R. Soc. Lond. 22, 46 (1873).

C. V. Raman and K. S. Krishnan, Philos. Mag. 5, 769 (1928).

L. Waldmann, in Handbuch der Physik, Vol. 12, edited by S. Flügge (Springer, Berlin, 1958), p. 489.

S. Hess, Phys. Lett. A 30, 239 (1969).

F. Bass, Phys. Lett. A 36, 107 (1971).

A. J. Robert, in SESA 1965, International Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Vol. 1 (SESA, Washington, 1965), pp. 123–131.

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