OPJ  Vol.1 No.1 , March 2011
Investigation of the Optical Properties of CdBr2
Abstract: The optical properties of CdBr2 were studied by first principle using the density functional theory. The dielectric functions and optical constants are calculated using the full potential-linearized augmented plane wave (FP-LAPW) method with the generalized gradient approximation (GGA). The theoretical calculated optical properties and energy Loss (EEL) spectrum yield a static refractive index of 2.1 and a plasmon energy of 13eV for hexagonal phase. The results, in comparison with the published data, are in good agreement with the experimental and previous theoretical results.
Cite this paper: nullH. Salehi and N. Asareh, "Investigation of the Optical Properties of CdBr2," Optics and Photonics Journal, Vol. 1 No. 1, 2011, pp. 1-4. doi: 10.4236/opj.2011.11001.

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