Accession Number : ADP002596

Title :   Thin Film Characterization Techniques Applicable to Diamond-Like Carbon Coatings,

Corporate Author : NAVAL WEAPONS CENTER CHINA LAKE CA

Personal Author(s) : Bennett,H. E.

Report Date : 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : This brief survey covers some of the techniques for thin film evaluation and characterization. Many are very powerful techniques; however, systematic errors can occur in all and it is prudent to use two or more independent techniques whenever possible to determine important thin film parameters.

Descriptors :   *Coatings, *Carbon, *Symposia, *Optical coatings, Thin films, Test methods, Parameters, Thickness, Refractive index, Measurement

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE