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- measurement for various dielectric materials and substances is of great importance for all fields of science and industry, which use and study the phenomenon of electromagnetic waves propagation through matter [1–3]. For its solving, one applies various techniques. There are refractometric ones (using also the phenomenon of total internal reflection)
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- Sokolov V.I., Marusin N.V., Panchenko V.Ya., Savelyev A.G., Seminogov V.N., Khaydukov E.V. Determination of refractive index, extinction coefficient and thickness of thin films by the method of waveguide mode excitation. Quantum Electronics, 2013, vol. 43, no 12, pp. 1149–1153. doi: org/10.1070/QE2013v043n12ABEH015272

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- Astrua M., Pisani M. Prism refractive index measurement at INRiM. Meas. Sci. Technol., 2009, vol. 20, no. 9, paper no. 095305.

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- for such materials under various conditions and over various regions of electromagnetic radiation, one can investigate their physical properties, for instance, concentration and relative position of compounding phases, physical state and etc (see, for example, [11]). Among the collection of refractive index determination techniques one can highlights the ellipsometric ones
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- Brindza M., Flynn R.A., Shirk J.S., Beadie G. Thin sample refractive index by transmission spectroscopy. Opt. Express, 2014, vol. 22, no. 23, pp. 28537–28552. doi: 10.1364/OE.22.028537| OPTICS EXPRESS 28537

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- Kizel V.A. Otrazhenie sveta [Light reflection]. Moscow, Nauka Publ., 1973, 352 p. (in Russian).

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- The name of the technique reveals its essence, when sought parameters of tested medium are determined by measurements of polarization ellipse parameters for reflected or transmitted beam. However, the ellipsometric technique produces low accuracy at very small absorption
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- , besides, it uses complicated algorithm of refractive index computation. In the present work, we present an additional method of this index determination for transparent and low absorbing plane materials, based on field intensity measurements without taken into account phase relationships, but distinguished by simplicity of realization.

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- 1) where i = (–1)1/2 is the imaginary unite; k = ω/c is the wavenumber; Rvd, Tvd and Tdv are the amplitude coefficients of plane wave reflection and refraction on the plane boundaries «air (vacuum) – dielectric» and «dielectric – air»: (the Fresnel formulae), written in terms of the normal propagation parameters
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- Born M., Wolf E. Principles of Optics. 7th ed. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1999, pp. 38–53.

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- Description of the method Let a beam of electromagnetic radiation of the frequency ω be incident on a plane dielectric layer of the thickness h. As it is known, for two orthogonal polarizations of a plane wave, the amplitude transmission coefficient for a dielectric layer is determined by the expression
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- 1) where i = (–1)1/2 is the imaginary unite; k = ω/c is the wavenumber; Rvd, Tvd and Tdv are the amplitude coefficients of plane wave reflection and refraction on the plane boundaries «air (vacuum) – dielectric» and «dielectric – air»: (the Fresnel formulae), written in terms of the normal propagation parameters
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- Chew W.C. Waves and fields in inhomogeneous media. New York, IEEE Press, 1995, 608 p.

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- Description of the method Let a beam of electromagnetic radiation of the frequency ω be incident on a plane dielectric layer of the thickness h. As it is known, for two orthogonal polarizations of a plane wave, the amplitude transmission coefficient for a dielectric layer is determined by the expression
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- 1) where i = (–1)1/2 is the imaginary unite; k = ω/c is the wavenumber; Rvd, Tvd and Tdv are the amplitude coefficients of plane wave reflection and refraction on the plane boundaries «air (vacuum) – dielectric» and «dielectric – air»: (the Fresnel formulae), written in terms of the normal propagation parameters
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- Then, for the temporal ω and spatial β frequencies of propagation, one takes averaged values of these parameters over the temporal and spatial (angular) spectrum of incident field (see, for example,
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