DOI: 10.17586/2226-1494-2016-16-2-375-378


Y. A. Konstantinova, L. A. Gubanova

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For citation: Konstantinova Yu.A., Gubanova L.A. Antireflection multilayer coatings with thin metal layers. Scientific and Technical Journal of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics, 2016, vol. 16, no. 2, pp. 375–378. doi:10.17586/2226-1494-2016-16-2-375-378


The design of anti-reflective coatings for metal surfaces of Al, Ti, N,i Cr is proposed. The coatings have the form of alternating layers of dielectric/metal/dielectric with the number of cells up to15. The method of calculation of such coatings is proposed. We have calculated the coatings of the type [HfO2/Cr/HfO2]15, [ZrO2/Ti/Al2O3]15, [ZrO2/Cr/ZrO2]15. It is shown that the proposed interference coatings provide reduction of the residual reflectance of the metal several times (from 3.5 to 6.0) in a wide spectral range (300-1000 nm). The proposed coatings can be recommended as anti-reflective coatings for energy saving solar systems and batteries, and photovoltaic cells.

Keywords: anti-reflective coating, thin layers, metal surface, reflection coefficient

Acknowledgements. The work is financially supported by the Government of the Russian Federation and the Russian Scientific Foundation (Agreement No. 14-23-00136)


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