Quantitative terahertz absorption spectra of the commonly encountered high explosives pentaerythritoltetranitrate and cyclotrimethylenetrinitramine are presented. Different matrix materials were investigated and data analysis methods for extraction of the complex index of refraction are discussed.
© 2005 Optical Society of America
D. J. Cook, B. K. Decker, and M. G. Allen, " Quantitative THz Spectroscopy of Explosive Materials," in Optical Terahertz Science and Technology, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper MA6.
References are not available for this paper.