coefficient of reflection

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Noun1.coefficient of reflection - the fraction of radiant energy that is reflected from a surface
coefficient - a constant number that serves as a measure of some property or characteristic
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The micro glass beads used in the production of reflective fabrics may be partially coated with metals, such as aluminium, to considerably enhance the coefficient of reflection. Reflective Fabrics Market: Dynamics There are several regulations and certifications by numerous national and international organizations that are setting the pace for the growth of the reflective fabrics market.
where I is intensity of light that passes through the sample, [I.sub.0] is initial light intensity, R is coefficient of reflection, and d is thickness of sample.
However, both the direct beam and the scattered signal are reflected from substrate surface, and the intensity is given by the coefficient of reflection, which steeply decays with increasing angle.

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