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 Invisibility in billiards
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title: Invisibility in billiards
authors: Plakhov, A.
Roshchina, V.
issue date: 2011
abstract: The problem of invisibility for bodies with a mirror surface is studied in the framework of geometrical optics. A closely related problem concerning the existence of bodies that have zero aerodynamical resistance is also studied here. We construct bodies that are invisible/have zero resistance in two directions, and prove that bodies which are invisible/have zero resistance do not exist in all possible directions of incidence. © 2011 IOP Publishing Ltd & London Mathematical Society.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10773/6306
ISSN: 0951-7715
publisher version/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0951-7715/24/3/007
source: Nonlinearity
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