Stochastic mirage phenomenon and scintillations in EM wave propagation through atmospheric turbulence

Alex Mahalov, Austin McDaniel

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Abstract

We present results that capture the mirage phenomenon in random atmospheric media. We also derive from the Helmholtz equation an effective equation that describes wave effects due to stochastic medium fluctuations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPropagation Through and Characterization of Atmospheric and Oceanic Phenomena, pcAOP 2017
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
VolumePart F49-pcAOP 2017
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
DOIs
StatePublished - 2017
EventPropagation Through and Characterization of Atmospheric and Oceanic Phenomena, pcAOP 2017 - San Francisco, United States
Duration: Jun 26 2017Jun 29 2017

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OtherPropagation Through and Characterization of Atmospheric and Oceanic Phenomena, pcAOP 2017
CountryUnited States
CitySan Francisco
Period6/26/176/29/17

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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Mahalov, A., & McDaniel, A. (2017). Stochastic mirage phenomenon and scintillations in EM wave propagation through atmospheric turbulence. In Propagation Through and Characterization of Atmospheric and Oceanic Phenomena, pcAOP 2017 (Vol. Part F49-pcAOP 2017). OSA - The Optical Society. https://doi.org/10.1364/PCAOP.2017.PTh3D.1