Accession Number : ADA243437


Title :   Enhanced Backscattering from Rough Surfaces


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jul 87-Jul 90,


Corporate Author : IMPERIAL COLL OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM) BLACKETT LAB


Personal Author(s) : Dainty, J C


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a243437.pdf


Report Date : 18 Oct 1991


Pagination or Media Count : 76


Abstract : Contents: Polarisation dependence of dynamic light scattering by disordered media, Comparison of surface scattering between identical, randomly rough metal and dielectric diffusers, Experimental study of enhanced backscattering from one and two dimensional random rough surfaces, Light transmission from a randomly rough dielectric diffuser: theoretical and experimental results, Multiple scattering from random surfaces using the Kirchhoff approximation, The opposition effect in volume and surface scattering, Enhanced backscattering and transmission of light from random surfaces on semi- infinite substrates and thin films, and Measurements of light scattering by a characterised rough surface.


Descriptors :   *METALS , SCATTERING , DYNAMICS , COMPARISON , THIN FILMS , DIELECTRICS , SURFACE ROUGHNESS , ORDER DISORDER TRANSFORMATIONS , SUBSTRATES , BACKSCATTERING , SURFACES , LIGHT TRANSMISSION , MEDIA , ROUGHNESS , DIFFUSERS , LIGHT SCATTERING


Subject Categories : Optics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE