10 September 2009 Light's two fields
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This paper offers a "Two-Field" point of view for understanding propagating electromagnetic energy. Nature's parsimony allows us to say, "Light beams consist of two continuous, independent, modulated and rapidly moving E and H fields." At lower intensities the intermittent emission identified by Planck appears. Experiments involving radio fields showed that E fields propagate at slower velocity than H fields. Experiments involving light showed that H fields passing through the atmosphere will probably not be scintillated. Experiments are underway to photograph scenes using the H portion of light. Experiments are underway to reduce blur of an over-exposed diffraction-limited image.
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Robert Crane, Robert Crane, "Light's two fields", Proc. SPIE 7421, The Nature of Light: What are Photons? III, 74210P (10 September 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.824538; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.824538

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