Questions tagged [subsurface-scattering]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
18 votes
2 answers
3k views

What is the "dipole approximation" for subsurface scattering?

If you read papers about subsurface scattering, you'll frequently come across references to something called the "dipole approximation". This term seems to go back to the paper A Practical Model for ...
user avatar
  • 23.7k