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Modeling and Verifying the Polarizing Reflectance of Real-World Metallic Surfaces
March-April 2012 (vol. 32 no. 2)
pp. 24-33
Using measurements of real-world samples of metals, the proposed approach verifies predictions of bidirectional reflectance distribution function (BRDF) models. It employs ellipsometry to verify both the actual polarizing effect and the overall reflectance behavior of the metallic surfaces.

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Index Terms:
Computational modeling,Mathematical model,Ellipsometry,Wavelength measurement,Refractive index,Bidirectional control,Analytical models,computer graphics,bidirectional reflectance distribution function,BRDF,ellipsometer,ellipsometry,metallic surfaces,reflectance
Citation:
K. Berger, A. Weidlich, A. Wilkie, M. Magnor, "Modeling and Verifying the Polarizing Reflectance of Real-World Metallic Surfaces," IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 24-33, March-April 2012, doi:10.1109/MCG.2011.110
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