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  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 50, Iss. 19 — Jul. 1, 2011
  • pp: 3201–3204

Terahertz reflectivities of metal-coated mirrors

Mira Naftaly and Richard Dudley  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 50, Issue 19, pp. 3201-3204 (2011)

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Terahertz (THz) reflectivities of a variety of metal-coated mirrors were measured. Gold, silver, and aluminum coatings were tested and compared. It was found that all types of optical metal-coated mirrors perform equally well as THz reflectors.

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OCIS Codes
(120.4570) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Optical design of instruments
(120.5700) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Reflection
(300.6495) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, teraherz

ToC Category:
Instrumentation, Measurement, and Metrology

Original Manuscript: February 23, 2011
Revised Manuscript: April 27, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: April 27, 2011
Published: June 23, 2011

Mira Naftaly and Richard Dudley, "Terahertz reflectivities of metal-coated mirrors," Appl. Opt. 50, 3201-3204 (2011)

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