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  • Vol. 29, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1990
  • pp: 24–30

Rugate filter design: the modified Fourier transform technique

Bertrand G. Bovard  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 29, Issue 1, pp. 24-30 (1990)

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The Fourier transform technique developed for the design of variable refractive index coatings such as rugate filters is improved to achieve an accurate correspondence between optical properties and the refractive index profile. An application to the design of narrowband reflectors is presented.

© 1990 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: July 3, 1989
Published: January 1, 1990

Bertrand G. Bovard, "Rugate filter design: the modified Fourier transform technique," Appl. Opt. 29, 24-30 (1990)

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