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Infrared filters and coatings for the High Resolution Dynamics Limb Sounder (6-18µm)

Hawkins, G., Hunneman, R., Sherwood, R. and Barrett, B. (2000) Infrared filters and coatings for the High Resolution Dynamics Limb Sounder (6-18µm). Applied Optics, 39 (28). pp. 5221-5230. ISSN 0003-6935

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To link to this article DOI: 10.1364/AO.39.005221

Abstract/Summary

This paper describes the spectral design and manufacture of the narrow bandpass filters and 6-18µm broadband antireflection coatings for the 21-channel NASA EOS-AURA High Resolution Dynamics Limb Sounder (HIRDLS). A method of combining the measured spectral characteristics of each filter and antireflection coating, together with the spectral response of the other optical elements in the instrument to obtain a predicted system throughput response is presented. The design methods used to define the filter and coating spectral requirements, choice of filter materials, multilayer designs and deposition techniques are discussed.

Item Type:Article
Refereed:Yes
Divisions:Faculty of Science > School of Systems Engineering
ID Code:16692
Publisher:Optical Society

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