Averaged local field intensities in composite materials

David J. Bergman*, Abraham Nitzan

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Averaged local field intensities are calculated for isotropic composites in the Maxwell-Garnett and in the effective medium theories. Exact upper and lower bounds on these intensities are also found. Implications for photophysical properties of molecules embedded in the composites are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)409-412
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Physics Letters
Issue number4
StatePublished - 14 May 1982


FundersFunder number
US-Israel Bina-tional Science Foundation
lsnel Academy of Sciences


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