Accession Number : AD0666684

Title :   THE ANISOTROPY OF THE POLARIZABILITY OF POLYENE SEGMENTS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS UNIV AMHERST POLYMER RESEARCH INST

Personal Author(s) : Shindo,Y. ; Stein,R. S.

Report Date : FEB 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The calculations of the longitudinal polarizabilities of polyenes are extended using a free-electron and Huckel-molecular orbital model in an effort to be able to predict the dependence of the birefringence of such molecules upon their orientation. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*POLYMERS, OPTICAL PROPERTIES), (*POLYVINYL CHLORIDE, BIREFRINGENCE), MOLECULAR STRUCTURE, POLARIZATION, MOLECULAR ORBITALS, ANISOTROPY, MOLECULAR ENERGY LEVELS

Subject Categories : Plastics
      Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE