Diffractive gratings with varying period’s shape

Zbigniew Jaroszewicz , Eugeniusz Czech , Tomasz Osuch


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Author Zbigniew Jaroszewicz
Zbigniew Jaroszewicz,,
, Eugeniusz Czech (FEE / DTEM)
Eugeniusz Czech,,
- Department of Theoretical Electrotechnics and Metrology
, Tomasz Osuch
Tomasz Osuch,,
Journal seriesPhotonics Letters of Poland, ISSN 2080-2242, (N/A 40 pkt)
Issue year2019
Publication size in sheets0.3
ASJC Classification2504 Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
URL http://photonics.pl/PLP/index.php/letters/article/view/11-14/575
Languageen angielski
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ScoreMinisterial score = 40.0, 17-03-2020, ArticleFromJournal
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