OSA's Digital Library

Applied Optics

Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 10, Iss. 2 — Feb. 1, 1971
  • pp: 342–345

New Focusing Reflectometer for Measuring Optical Constants of Thin Films

R. E. Burge, A. T. Davidson, J. C. Draper, G. R. Field, and E. Murphy  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 10, Issue 2, pp. 342-345 (1971)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.10.000342


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (761 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

A focusing reflectometer for measuring the optical constants of thin films by the () method is described. The focusing reflectometer has a larger effective aperture than typical planar reflectometers, and, unlike planar reflectometers, the illuminated area of the specimen is independent of the angle of incidence. The intensity of the incident light is not measured so the reflectometer is limited to wavelengths where the reflectivity of the specimen varies rapidly with the angle of incidence. Results are given for evaporated gold films in the energy range 6.0 eV to 12.0 eV.

© 1971 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: May 1, 1970
Published: February 1, 1971

Citation
R. E. Burge, A. T. Davidson, J. C. Draper, G. R. Field, and E. Murphy, "New Focusing Reflectometer for Measuring Optical Constants of Thin Films," Appl. Opt. 10, 342-345 (1971)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-10-2-342


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. W. R. Hunter, J. Opt. Soc. Amer. 55, 1197 (1965). [CrossRef]
  2. G. R. Field, E. Murphy, Appl. Opt. 10, Apr. (1971). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  3. R. P. Madden, L. R. Canfield, J. Opt. Soc. Amer. 51, 838 (1961). [CrossRef]
  4. L. R. Canfield, G. Hass, W. R. Hunter, J. Phys. Radium 25, 124 (1964).
  5. V. G. Horton, E. T. Arakawa, R. N. Hamm, M. W. Williams, Appl. Opt. 8, 667 (1969). [CrossRef] [PubMed]

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

Figures

Fig. 1 Fig. 2 Fig. 3
 
Fig. 4 Fig. 5
 

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited