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ERIC Number: EJ155823
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Momentum of Light in a Refracting Medium
Wong, Hung-Kit; Young, Kenneth
American Journal of Physics, 45, 2, 195-198, Feb 77
Points out that neither Minkowski's nor Abraham's proposal gives correctly the momentum density of light in a refracting medium. Derives the correct result as given by Peierls. (MLH)
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