## Inverse scattering with a wave-front-matching algorithm

JOSA A, Vol. 19, Issue 10, pp. 2064-2073 (2002)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.19.002064

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### Abstract

We propose and study a numerical procedure for the reconstruction of surface profiles from far-field scattering data. The algorithm, based on wave-front-matching principles, is used to reconstruct one-dimensional surface profiles from amplitude scattering data calculated by using rigorous techniques. The study is complemented by the development of a sampling strategy and considerations of the tolerance of the algorithm to noise in the data.

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**OCIS Codes**

(290.3200) Scattering : Inverse scattering

(290.5880) Scattering : Scattering, rough surfaces

**Citation**

Demetrio Macías, Eugenio R. Méndez, and Víctor Ruiz-Cortés, "Inverse scattering with a wave-front-matching algorithm," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A **19**, 2064-2073 (2002)

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