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Design and investigation of color separation diffraction gratings

L.L. Doskolovich 1, 2, E.V. Tyavin 1, N.L. Kazanskiy 1, 2, O.I. Petrova 3
1Samara State Aerospace University (SSAU)
2Image Processing Systems Institute of RAS
3Togliatti State University

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The work of color separation diffraction gratings in the framework of rigorous electromagnetic theory is investigated. The intensities of diffraction orders are calculated depending on the magnitude of the period. The limits of applicability of the scalar approximation and the approximation of geometric optics used in the calculation of microrelief of optical elements of this type are estimated. The design of color separation gratings is developed in the framework of a rigorous theory using the gradient method. The degree of optimality of the solutions obtained in the framework of the scalar theory is estimated.

diffraction gratings, electromagnetic theory, scalar approximation,approximation geometric optics, color separation grating.

Doskolovich LL, Tyavin EV, Kazanskiy NL, Petrova OI. Design and investigation of color separation diffraction gratings. Computer Optics 2005; 27: 11-16.

This work was supported by grants of the President of the Russian Federation No. MD-210.2003.01 and No. NSh1007.2003.1, RFBR grant No. 04-01-96517 and the Russian-American program “Basic Research and Higher Education” (BRHE).


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