A simple scheme of a profile inversion from the reflection data is obtained for a half-space weakly lossy medium. We have developed two approximations for reconstructing the permittivity and the conductivity profiles, both of which have closed forms.
© 1993 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: September 2, 1992
Revised Manuscript: March 4, 1993
Manuscript Accepted: March 23, 1993
Published: September 1, 1993
T. J. Cui and C. H. Liang, "Direct profile inversion for a half-space weakly lossy medium," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 10, 1950-1952 (1993)