Light-scattering codes and databases

 

     SCIAPOL:  discrete ordinates FORTRAN code   for computing Stokes parameters of light reflected and transmitted by a finite homogeneous slab with a given optical thickness, single scattering albedo, and phase matrix:

    

     FORTRAN T-matrix codes for computing electromagnetic scattering by non-spherical and aggregated particles

 

     FORTRAN codes for computing the Bidirectional Reflection Function for flat particulate layers

    

     Database of scattering properties of non-spherical oceanic particles developed by Sean Herring

    

     EMCLAB - Computational Electromagnetic Modeling Codes Available on the Internet (University of Missouri)

     

     SCATLIB - Light Scattering and Radiative Transfer Codes Library maintained by P. Flatau

     

     A list of electromagnetic scattering programs supported by Thomas Wriedt

 

     Jena - St.Petersburg Database of Optical Constants and codes (JPDOC)

 

     Database of microwave analog to light scattering measurements (University of Florida)

 

     Amsterdam Light-Scattering Database (measured scattering matrix for rocks and minerals)

 

     Database of Optical Properties of small particles (DOP)

 

     E-print archive  

 

 

           

 

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