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  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 52, Iss. 19 — Jul. 1, 2013
  • pp: 4433–4437

Terahertz time-domain spectroscopy for textile identification

M. Naftaly, J. F. Molloy, G. V. Lanskii, K. A. Kokh, and Yu. M. Andreev  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 52, Issue 19, pp. 4433-4437 (2013)

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A range of natural and artificial textiles are examined using terahertz time-domain spectroscopy. Different types of textiles are shown to have different terahertz optical properties, which may be employed for textile identification and to combat textile counterfeiting.

© 2013 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(300.6495) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, teraherz
(160.2710) Materials : Inhomogeneous optical media

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Original Manuscript: April 25, 2013
Revised Manuscript: May 17, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: May 23, 2013
Published: June 21, 2013

M. Naftaly, J. F. Molloy, G. V. Lanskii, K. A. Kokh, and Yu. M. Andreev, "Terahertz time-domain spectroscopy for textile identification," Appl. Opt. 52, 4433-4437 (2013)

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