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## Homework Statement

A Mooney rhomb is a quadrilateral prism that converts linear light to circular polarized light. The question is here:

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## Homework Equations

Trigonometry. Snell's law.

## The Attempt at a Solution

Total internal reflection must occur at the edge of the rhomb. The total phase change due to TIR must be pi/4. But there are too many equations, and too few constraints!

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