• Wave reflection from inhomogeneous media at normal incidence

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      Reflectance; transmittance; wave reflection; inhomogeneous media

    • Abstract

       

      Wave reflection from a medium with continuously varying refractive index is examined. A differential equation is developed, the solution of which yields the back-reflected part of a wave of unity amplitude incident on a non-homogeneous medium at normal incidence.

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      Philip D’Souza1 2

      1. Geophysics Division, K.D. Malaviya Institute of Petroleum Exploration, Oil and Natural Gas Commission, Kaulagarh Road, Dehra Dun - 248 195, India
      2. Oil and Natural Gas Commission, 7th floor, Nirmal Building, Nariman Point, Bombay
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  • Pramana – Journal of Physics | News

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