Fresnel's interface reflection coefficients for the parallel and perpendicular polarizations: global properties and facts not found in your textbook

@inproceedings{Azzam1994FresnelsIR,
  title={Fresnel's interface reflection coefficients for the parallel and perpendicular polarizations: global properties and facts not found in your textbook},
  author={Rasheed M. A. Azzam},
  booktitle={Optics \& Photonics},
  year={1994}
}
  • R. Azzam
  • Published in Optics & Photonics 14 September 1994
  • Materials Science, Engineering
This paper reviews recently obtained results related to Fresnel's reflection coefficients which play a central role in the optics of light reflection by surfaces and thin films. Topics include conjugate and reciprocal interfaces between transparent media, reflectance matching between normal and oblique incidence, and reflectance switching. For light reflection at interfaces between transparent and absorbing media, contours of constant pseudo-Brewster angle and of constant principal angle are… 
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