Classical Physics


Spin Transferred to a Mirror Reflecting Light

Authors: Radi I. Khrapko

We consider a plane circularly polarized electromagnetic wave which is incident upon a mirror at an angle. We have calculated the transfer of the spin angular momentum to the mirror and, accordingly, the density of the torque exerted on the mirror.

Comments: 9 Pages. International Conference ICECEIC. 22 rejections are included

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[v1] 2017-02-02 11:46:31
[v2] 2018-01-27 05:41:49
[v3] 2019-02-23 10:27:52

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