Convergent ellipsometry around Brewster angle for quantitative evaluation of Langmuir films

Hosoda, Maiko; Kobayashi, Hiroshi; Sakamoto, Naoto; Sakai, Keiji
December 1996
Review of Scientific Instruments;Dec1996, Vol. 67 Issue 12, p4224
Academic Journal
Develops a technique of Brewster angle ellipsometry for quantitative evaluation of the Langmuir films extended on water surface. Angular distribution of reflected light; Spatial scan of a photodetector; Increase in minimum reflectivity due to the presence of a Langmuir film; Technique's potential for optical absorption measurement in monolayer film.


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