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Publication Citation: Direct Experimental Observation of the Goos Hanchen Shift

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Author(s): H G. Schwefel; W Kohler; Z Lu; Jingyun Fan; L Wang;
Title: Direct Experimental Observation of the Goos Hanchen Shift
Published: April 09, 2008
Abstract: We report a precise direct measurement of the Goos-Hanchen (GH) shift after one reflection off a dielectric interface coated with periodic metal stripes. The spacial displacement of the shift is determined by image analysis. A maximal absolute shift of 5.18 m and 23.39 m for TE and TM polarized light is determined respectively. This technique is simple to implement and can be used for a large range of incident angles.
Citation: Optics Letters
Volume: 33
Issue: 8
Pages: pp. 794 - 796
Keywords: Goos Hanchen;metal strip
Research Areas: Optics
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