1 January 1999 Measurement and characterization of angular reflectance for cube-corners and microspheres
Author Affiliations +
Angular-reflectance measurements were performed on several retroreflectors: metal-backed solid cube-corner arrays, metal- backed microspheres, and bare microspheres. Their peak values were 140% msr-1, 30% msr-1, and 2.0% msr-1, respectively. An instrument for measurement of angular reflectance is described. Methods for characterization of retroreflectors are developed for the purpose of predicting radiance and image contrast. Issues related to the minimum and maximum range of detection are discussed. Angular reflectance characteristics of cube-corners and microspheres are measured and discussed.
George H. Seward, George H. Seward, Pamela S. Cort, Pamela S. Cort, } "Measurement and characterization of angular reflectance for cube-corners and microspheres," Optical Engineering 38(1), (1 January 1999). https://doi.org/10.1117/1.602077 . Submission:


Hybrid III V on Si grating as a broadband reflector...
Proceedings of SPIE (March 14 2016)
Detecting the warm-hot intergalactic medium
Proceedings of SPIE (October 10 2004)
Retroreflection technology
Proceedings of SPIE (December 15 2004)

Back to Top