R M A Azzam

Summary

Affiliation: University of New Orleans
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Total internal reflection without change of polarization using a right-angle prism with half-wavelength-thick optical interference coating
    R M A Azzam
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    Opt Lett 34:371-3. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Difference between the second-Brewster and pseudo-Brewster angles when polarized light is reflected at a dielectric-conductor interface
    A Alsamman
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 27:1156-61. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Transmission of p- and s-polarized light through a prism and the condition of minimum deviation
    R M A Azzam
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 27:2085-90. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Return-path, multiple-principal-angle, internal-reflection ellipsometer for measuring IR optical properties of aqueous solutions
    R M A Azzam
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
    Appl Opt 49:4710-4. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Principal angles and principal azimuths of frustrated total internal reflection and optical tunneling by an embedded low-index thin film
    R M A Azzam
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 28:1256-61. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Simplified design of thin-film polarizing beam splitter using embedded symmetric trilayer stack
    R M A Azzam
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
    Appl Opt 50:3316-20. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Three-dimensional polarization states of monochromatic light fields
    R M A Azzam
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 28:2279-83. 2011

Collaborators

  • A Alsamman

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Total internal reflection without change of polarization using a right-angle prism with half-wavelength-thick optical interference coating
    R M A Azzam
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    Opt Lett 34:371-3. 2009
    ..The reflected and incident polarization states are nearly identical in the presence of such small phase errors...
  2. doi request reprint Difference between the second-Brewster and pseudo-Brewster angles when polarized light is reflected at a dielectric-conductor interface
    A Alsamman
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 27:1156-61. 2010
    ..This maximum difference {phi(2B)-phi(pB)}(max) has an upper limit of 15.701 degrees when phi(pB)=28.195 degrees...
  3. ncbi request reprint Transmission of p- and s-polarized light through a prism and the condition of minimum deviation
    R M A Azzam
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 27:2085-90. 2010
    ..Magnitudes and angular positions of the maxima and minima of the oscillatory T(p)-versus-theta curves are also calculated as functions of alpha for a ZnS prism of refractive index n=2.35 in the visible...
  4. doi request reprint Return-path, multiple-principal-angle, internal-reflection ellipsometer for measuring IR optical properties of aqueous solutions
    R M A Azzam
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
    Appl Opt 49:4710-4. 2010
    ..2-11?mum IR spectral range are presented in support of this concept. The optical properties of water and aqueous solutions are important for modeling radiative transfer in the atmosphere and oceans and for biomedical and tissue optics...
  5. doi request reprint Principal angles and principal azimuths of frustrated total internal reflection and optical tunneling by an embedded low-index thin film
    R M A Azzam
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 28:1256-61. 2011
    ..The efficiency of linear-to-circular polarization conversion in optical tunneling is maximum at ϕe...
  6. doi request reprint Simplified design of thin-film polarizing beam splitter using embedded symmetric trilayer stack
    R M A Azzam
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
    Appl Opt 50:3316-20. 2011
    ..Arbitrarily high reflectance for the s polarization is obtained at subwavelength thicknesses of the tunnel layers. This is illustrated by an IR Si-cube PBS that uses an embedded ZnS-Si-ZnS trilayer stack...
  7. doi request reprint Three-dimensional polarization states of monochromatic light fields
    R M A Azzam
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 28:2279-83. 2011
    ..In such a matrix transformation, E(i) and E(s) are the 3×1 GJVs of the incident and scattered waves and T is the 3×3 generalized Jones matrix of the scatterer at a given frequency and for given directions of incidence and scattering...