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Polarimetric Doppler Weather Radar by V. N. Bringi

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Appendix 2

Review of vector spherical harmonics and multipole expansion of the electromagnetic field

The normalized spherical harmonics are defined (Jackson 1975) as,

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(A2.1)

where with z = cos θ are the associated Legendre functions and is a normalization factor. It is convenient to consider the real and imaginary parts of separately rather ...

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