Theoretical Analysis of the Crystalline Colloidal Array Filter

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Abstract:

The major parameters of a crystalline colloidal array optical filter have been investigated theoretically, and the results compared to published experimental data. This filter consists of an aqueous suspension of polystyrene spheres in a lattice which produces Bragg diffraction of incident light. The development of expressions for the filter bandwidth and attenuation utilized both dynamical x-ray diffraction theory and light scattering theory. The theoretical attenuation function indicates that extremely high absorbance values are achievable with relatively thin filters.

Keywords: Bragg diffraction; Colloidal crystals; Dynamical x-ray diffraction; Light scattering; Optical filters

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1366/0003702864508403

Affiliations: Materials Laboratory, Air Force Wright Aeronautical Laboratories, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio 45433

Publication date: August 1, 1986

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