Complex refractive index of a slab from reflectance and transmittance: Analytical solution

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Analytical expressions are derived that allow one to calculate the complex refractive index of a planar slab from normal-incidence intensity reflectance and transmittance.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)400 - 403
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Optics A: Pure and Applied Optics
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2002
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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