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DISPLAY SYSTEMS USING SCATTERING POLARIZERS

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023540D
Original Publication Date: 1978-Feb-28
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-31

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

In the Journal of the Optical Society of America, 41:957 (1951) Edwin Land described the so called scatt-Jng polar-izer. This device consists of double refracting crystallites imbedded in a plastic matrix whose index is equal to one of the principal indices of the birefringent crystals.