Bug #1043

Check R,T coefficients provided by SpecularSimulation class

Added by pospelov about 5 years ago. Updated about 5 years ago.

Status:ArchivedStart date:17 Apr 2015
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:herck% Done:

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Target version:Sprint 26

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#1 Updated by herck about 5 years ago

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#2 Updated by herck about 5 years ago

  • Status changed from Sprint to Resolved

In a system with only one interface between two semi-infinite layers, the maximum |T| is indeed 2. However, in the case of an extra layer, one can have a resonance in this layer that can produce a higher value of |T| (and |R|). This does not necessarily violate any physical principle, as the wavevector becomes almost purely imaginary in this region. The resonating solution is then just a sort of evanescent wave inside the layer.

#3 Updated by pospelov about 5 years ago

  • Status changed from Resolved to Archived

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