M. Chamanzar, K. Mehrany, and B. Rashidian, "Planar diffraction analysis of homogeneous and longitudinally inhomogeneous gratings based on Legendre expansion of electromagnetic fields," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 54, 3686-3694 (2006).

M. Chamanzar, K. Mehrany, and B. Rashidian, "Legendre polynomial expansion for analysis of linear one-dimensional inhomogeneous optical structures and photonic crystals," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 23, 969-977 (2006).

A. Coves, B. Gimeno, J. Gil, M. V. Andrés, A. A. San Blas, and V. E. Boria, "Full-wave analysis of dielectric frequency-selective surfaces using a vectorial modal method," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 52, 2091-2099 (2004).

E. Popov and M. Neviere, "Maxwell equations in Fourier space: fast-converging formulation for diffraction by arbitrary shaped, periodic, anisotropic media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 18, 2886-2894 (2001).

B. Chernov, M. Neviere, and E. Popov, "Fast Fourier factorization method applied to modal analysis of slanted lamellar diffraction gratings in conical mountings," Opt. Commun. 194, 289-297 (2001).

E. J. Restall and A. C. Walker, "Rigorous coupled-wave method applied to fan-out gratings," IEE Proc.: Optoelectron. 145, 165-169 (1998).

O. Forslund and S. He, "Electromagnetic scattering from an inhomogeneous grating using a wave-splitting approach," Prog. Electromagn. Res. 19, 147-171 (1998).

[CrossRef]

L. Li, "Exponentially convergent and numerically efficient solution of Maxwell's equations for lamellar gratings: comment," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 541-542 (1996).

Ph. Lalanne and G. M. Morris, "Highly improved convergence of the coupled wave method for TM polarization," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 779-784 (1996).

G. Garnet and B. Guizal, "Efficient implementation of the coupled wave method for metallic lamellar gratings in TM polarization," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 1019-1023 (1996).

L. Li, "Formulation and comparison of two recursive matrix algorithms for modeling layered diffraction gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 1024-1035 (1996).

L. Li, "Use of Fourier series in the analysis of discontinuous periodic structures," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 1870-1876 (1996).

R. H. Morf, "Exponentially convergent and numerically efficient solution of Maxwell's equations for lamellar gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1043-1056 (1995).

M. G. Moharam, E. B. Grann, D. A. Pommet, and T. K. Gaylord, "Formulation for stable and efficient implementation of the rigorous coupled-wave analysis of binary gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1068-1076 (1995).

M. G. Moharam, D. A. Pommet, E. B. Grann, and T. K. Gaylord, "Stable implementation of the rigorous coupled-wave analysis for surface-relief gratings: enhanced transmittance matrix approach," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1077-1086 (1995).

S. Peng and G. M. Morris, "Efficient implementation of rigorous coupled wave analysis for surface relief gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1087-1096 (1995).

R. C. Hall, R. Mittra, and K. M. Mitzner, "Analysis of multilayered periodic structures using generalized scattering matrix theory," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 36, 511-517 (1988).

[CrossRef]

L. Mashev and E. Popov, "Reflection gratings in conical diffraction mounting," J. Opt. (Paris) 18, 3-8 (1987).

E. Popov and L. Mashev, "Conical diffraction mounting generalization of a rigorous differential method," J. Opt. (Paris) 17, 175-180 (1986).

[CrossRef]

T. K. Gaylord and M. G. Moharam, "Analysis and applications of optical diffraction by gratings," Proc. IEEE 73, 894-937 (1985).

S. L. Chaung and J. A. Kong, "Wave scattering from a periodic dielectric surface for a general angle of incidence," Radio Sci. 17, 545-557 (1982).

A. Coves, B. Gimeno, J. Gil, M. V. Andrés, A. A. San Blas, and V. E. Boria, "Full-wave analysis of dielectric frequency-selective surfaces using a vectorial modal method," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 52, 2091-2099 (2004).

H. L. Bertoni, L. S. Cheo, and T. Tamir, "Frequency-selective reflection and transmission by a periodic dielectric layer," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 37, 78-83 (1989).

[CrossRef]

A. Coves, B. Gimeno, J. Gil, M. V. Andrés, A. A. San Blas, and V. E. Boria, "Full-wave analysis of dielectric frequency-selective surfaces using a vectorial modal method," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 52, 2091-2099 (2004).

M. Chamanzar, K. Mehrany, and B. Rashidian, "Planar diffraction analysis of homogeneous and longitudinally inhomogeneous gratings based on Legendre expansion of electromagnetic fields," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 54, 3686-3694 (2006).

M. Chamanzar, K. Mehrany, and B. Rashidian, "Legendre polynomial expansion for analysis of linear one-dimensional inhomogeneous optical structures and photonic crystals," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 23, 969-977 (2006).

M. Chamanzar, K. Mehrany, and B. Rashidian, "Polynomial expansion of electromagnetic fields for grating diffraction analysis, " in Proceedings of the 2004 International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation (IEEE, 2004), 161-164.

S. L. Chaung and J. A. Kong, "Wave scattering from a periodic dielectric surface for a general angle of incidence," Radio Sci. 17, 545-557 (1982).

H. L. Bertoni, L. S. Cheo, and T. Tamir, "Frequency-selective reflection and transmission by a periodic dielectric layer," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 37, 78-83 (1989).

[CrossRef]

B. Chernov, M. Neviere, and E. Popov, "Fast Fourier factorization method applied to modal analysis of slanted lamellar diffraction gratings in conical mountings," Opt. Commun. 194, 289-297 (2001).

A. Coves, B. Gimeno, J. Gil, M. V. Andrés, A. A. San Blas, and V. E. Boria, "Full-wave analysis of dielectric frequency-selective surfaces using a vectorial modal method," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 52, 2091-2099 (2004).

O. Forslund and S. He, "Electromagnetic scattering from an inhomogeneous grating using a wave-splitting approach," Prog. Electromagn. Res. 19, 147-171 (1998).

[CrossRef]

M. G. Moharam, E. B. Grann, D. A. Pommet, and T. K. Gaylord, "Formulation for stable and efficient implementation of the rigorous coupled-wave analysis of binary gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1068-1076 (1995).

M. G. Moharam, D. A. Pommet, E. B. Grann, and T. K. Gaylord, "Stable implementation of the rigorous coupled-wave analysis for surface-relief gratings: enhanced transmittance matrix approach," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1077-1086 (1995).

E. N. Glytsis and T. K. Gaylord, "Three-dimensional (vector) rigorous coupled-wave analysis of anisotropic grating diffraction," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 7, 1399-1420 (1990).

E. N. Glytsis and T. K. Gaylord, "Rigorous 3-D coupled wave diffraction analysis of multiple superposed gratings in anisotropic media," Appl. Opt. 28, 2401-2421 (1989).

T. K. Gaylord and M. G. Moharam, "Analysis and applications of optical diffraction by gratings," Proc. IEEE 73, 894-937 (1985).

M. G. Moharam and T. K. Gaylord, "Three-dimensional vector coupled-wave analysis of planar-grating diffraction," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 73, 1105-1112 (1983).

M. G. Moharam and T. K. Gaylord, "Rigorous coupled-wave analysis of planar-grating diffraction," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 71, 811-818 (1981).

A. Coves, B. Gimeno, J. Gil, M. V. Andrés, A. A. San Blas, and V. E. Boria, "Full-wave analysis of dielectric frequency-selective surfaces using a vectorial modal method," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 52, 2091-2099 (2004).

A. Coves, B. Gimeno, J. Gil, M. V. Andrés, A. A. San Blas, and V. E. Boria, "Full-wave analysis of dielectric frequency-selective surfaces using a vectorial modal method," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 52, 2091-2099 (2004).

M. G. Moharam, E. B. Grann, D. A. Pommet, and T. K. Gaylord, "Formulation for stable and efficient implementation of the rigorous coupled-wave analysis of binary gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1068-1076 (1995).

M. G. Moharam, D. A. Pommet, E. B. Grann, and T. K. Gaylord, "Stable implementation of the rigorous coupled-wave analysis for surface-relief gratings: enhanced transmittance matrix approach," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1077-1086 (1995).

R. C. Hall, R. Mittra, and K. M. Mitzner, "Analysis of multilayered periodic structures using generalized scattering matrix theory," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 36, 511-517 (1988).

[CrossRef]

O. Forslund and S. He, "Electromagnetic scattering from an inhomogeneous grating using a wave-splitting approach," Prog. Electromagn. Res. 19, 147-171 (1998).

[CrossRef]

S. L. Chaung and J. A. Kong, "Wave scattering from a periodic dielectric surface for a general angle of incidence," Radio Sci. 17, 545-557 (1982).

L. Li, "Use of Fourier series in the analysis of discontinuous periodic structures," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 1870-1876 (1996).

L. Li, "Exponentially convergent and numerically efficient solution of Maxwell's equations for lamellar gratings: comment," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 541-542 (1996).

L. Li, "Formulation and comparison of two recursive matrix algorithms for modeling layered diffraction gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 1024-1035 (1996).

L. Li and C. W. Haggans, "Convergence of the coupled wave method for metallic lamellar diffraction gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 10, 1184-1189 (1993).

E. G. Loewen and E. Popov, Diffraction Gratings and Applications (Dekker, 1997).

L. Mashev and E. Popov, "Reflection gratings in conical diffraction mounting," J. Opt. (Paris) 18, 3-8 (1987).

E. Popov and L. Mashev, "Conical diffraction mounting generalization of a rigorous differential method," J. Opt. (Paris) 17, 175-180 (1986).

[CrossRef]

D. Maystre, "Integral methods" in Electromagnetic Theory of Gratings, R.Petit, ed. (Springer-Verlag, 1980).

M. Chamanzar, K. Mehrany, and B. Rashidian, "Legendre polynomial expansion for analysis of linear one-dimensional inhomogeneous optical structures and photonic crystals," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 23, 969-977 (2006).

M. Chamanzar, K. Mehrany, and B. Rashidian, "Planar diffraction analysis of homogeneous and longitudinally inhomogeneous gratings based on Legendre expansion of electromagnetic fields," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 54, 3686-3694 (2006).

K. Mehrany and B. Rashidian, "Polynomial expansion for extraction of electromagnetic eigenmodes in layered structures," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 20, 2434-2441 (2003).

[CrossRef]

M. Chamanzar, K. Mehrany, and B. Rashidian, "Polynomial expansion of electromagnetic fields for grating diffraction analysis, " in Proceedings of the 2004 International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation (IEEE, 2004), 161-164.

R. C. Hall, R. Mittra, and K. M. Mitzner, "Analysis of multilayered periodic structures using generalized scattering matrix theory," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 36, 511-517 (1988).

[CrossRef]

R. C. Hall, R. Mittra, and K. M. Mitzner, "Analysis of multilayered periodic structures using generalized scattering matrix theory," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 36, 511-517 (1988).

[CrossRef]

M. G. Moharam, E. B. Grann, D. A. Pommet, and T. K. Gaylord, "Formulation for stable and efficient implementation of the rigorous coupled-wave analysis of binary gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1068-1076 (1995).

M. G. Moharam, D. A. Pommet, E. B. Grann, and T. K. Gaylord, "Stable implementation of the rigorous coupled-wave analysis for surface-relief gratings: enhanced transmittance matrix approach," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1077-1086 (1995).

T. K. Gaylord and M. G. Moharam, "Analysis and applications of optical diffraction by gratings," Proc. IEEE 73, 894-937 (1985).

M. G. Moharam and T. K. Gaylord, "Three-dimensional vector coupled-wave analysis of planar-grating diffraction," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 73, 1105-1112 (1983).

M. G. Moharam and T. K. Gaylord, "Rigorous coupled-wave analysis of planar-grating diffraction," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 71, 811-818 (1981).

B. Chernov, M. Neviere, and E. Popov, "Fast Fourier factorization method applied to modal analysis of slanted lamellar diffraction gratings in conical mountings," Opt. Commun. 194, 289-297 (2001).

E. Popov and M. Neviere, "Maxwell equations in Fourier space: fast-converging formulation for diffraction by arbitrary shaped, periodic, anisotropic media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 18, 2886-2894 (2001).

M. Neviere and E. Popov, Light Propagation in Periodic Media (Dekker, 2002).

A. F. Nikiforov, Special Functions of Mathematical Physics: a Unified Introduction with Applications (Birkhauser, 1988).

R. Petit, Electromagnetic Theory of Gratings (Springer, 1980).

M. G. Moharam, E. B. Grann, D. A. Pommet, and T. K. Gaylord, "Formulation for stable and efficient implementation of the rigorous coupled-wave analysis of binary gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1068-1076 (1995).

M. G. Moharam, D. A. Pommet, E. B. Grann, and T. K. Gaylord, "Stable implementation of the rigorous coupled-wave analysis for surface-relief gratings: enhanced transmittance matrix approach," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1077-1086 (1995).

E. Popov and M. Neviere, "Maxwell equations in Fourier space: fast-converging formulation for diffraction by arbitrary shaped, periodic, anisotropic media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 18, 2886-2894 (2001).

B. Chernov, M. Neviere, and E. Popov, "Fast Fourier factorization method applied to modal analysis of slanted lamellar diffraction gratings in conical mountings," Opt. Commun. 194, 289-297 (2001).

L. Mashev and E. Popov, "Reflection gratings in conical diffraction mounting," J. Opt. (Paris) 18, 3-8 (1987).

E. Popov and L. Mashev, "Conical diffraction mounting generalization of a rigorous differential method," J. Opt. (Paris) 17, 175-180 (1986).

[CrossRef]

E. G. Loewen and E. Popov, Diffraction Gratings and Applications (Dekker, 1997).

M. Neviere and E. Popov, Light Propagation in Periodic Media (Dekker, 2002).

M. Chamanzar, K. Mehrany, and B. Rashidian, "Planar diffraction analysis of homogeneous and longitudinally inhomogeneous gratings based on Legendre expansion of electromagnetic fields," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 54, 3686-3694 (2006).

M. Chamanzar, K. Mehrany, and B. Rashidian, "Legendre polynomial expansion for analysis of linear one-dimensional inhomogeneous optical structures and photonic crystals," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 23, 969-977 (2006).

K. Mehrany and B. Rashidian, "Polynomial expansion for extraction of electromagnetic eigenmodes in layered structures," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 20, 2434-2441 (2003).

[CrossRef]

M. Chamanzar, K. Mehrany, and B. Rashidian, "Polynomial expansion of electromagnetic fields for grating diffraction analysis, " in Proceedings of the 2004 International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation (IEEE, 2004), 161-164.

E. J. Restall and A. C. Walker, "Rigorous coupled-wave method applied to fan-out gratings," IEE Proc.: Optoelectron. 145, 165-169 (1998).

A. Coves, B. Gimeno, J. Gil, M. V. Andrés, A. A. San Blas, and V. E. Boria, "Full-wave analysis of dielectric frequency-selective surfaces using a vectorial modal method," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 52, 2091-2099 (2004).

H. L. Bertoni, L. S. Cheo, and T. Tamir, "Frequency-selective reflection and transmission by a periodic dielectric layer," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 37, 78-83 (1989).

[CrossRef]

E. J. Restall and A. C. Walker, "Rigorous coupled-wave method applied to fan-out gratings," IEE Proc.: Optoelectron. 145, 165-169 (1998).

E. J. Restall and A. C. Walker, "Rigorous coupled-wave method applied to fan-out gratings," IEE Proc.: Optoelectron. 145, 165-169 (1998).

R. C. Hall, R. Mittra, and K. M. Mitzner, "Analysis of multilayered periodic structures using generalized scattering matrix theory," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 36, 511-517 (1988).

[CrossRef]

M. Chamanzar, K. Mehrany, and B. Rashidian, "Planar diffraction analysis of homogeneous and longitudinally inhomogeneous gratings based on Legendre expansion of electromagnetic fields," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 54, 3686-3694 (2006).

H. L. Bertoni, L. S. Cheo, and T. Tamir, "Frequency-selective reflection and transmission by a periodic dielectric layer," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 37, 78-83 (1989).

[CrossRef]

A. Coves, B. Gimeno, J. Gil, M. V. Andrés, A. A. San Blas, and V. E. Boria, "Full-wave analysis of dielectric frequency-selective surfaces using a vectorial modal method," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 52, 2091-2099 (2004).

L. Mashev and E. Popov, "Reflection gratings in conical diffraction mounting," J. Opt. (Paris) 18, 3-8 (1987).

E. Popov and L. Mashev, "Conical diffraction mounting generalization of a rigorous differential method," J. Opt. (Paris) 17, 175-180 (1986).

[CrossRef]

E. Popov and M. Neviere, "Maxwell equations in Fourier space: fast-converging formulation for diffraction by arbitrary shaped, periodic, anisotropic media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 18, 2886-2894 (2001).

D. Lacour, G. Granet, J. Plumey, and A. Mure-Ravaud, "Polarization independence of a one-dimensional grating in conical mounting," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 20, 1546-1552 (2003).

R. H. Morf, "Exponentially convergent and numerically efficient solution of Maxwell's equations for lamellar gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1043-1056 (1995).

M. G. Moharam, E. B. Grann, D. A. Pommet, and T. K. Gaylord, "Formulation for stable and efficient implementation of the rigorous coupled-wave analysis of binary gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1068-1076 (1995).

M. G. Moharam, D. A. Pommet, E. B. Grann, and T. K. Gaylord, "Stable implementation of the rigorous coupled-wave analysis for surface-relief gratings: enhanced transmittance matrix approach," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1077-1086 (1995).

S. Peng and G. M. Morris, "Efficient implementation of rigorous coupled wave analysis for surface relief gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 12, 1087-1096 (1995).

P. Cornet, J. Chandezon, and C. Faure, "Conical diffraction of a plane wave by an inclined parallel-plate grating," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 14, 437-449 (1997).

E. N. Glytsis and T. K. Gaylord, "Three-dimensional (vector) rigorous coupled-wave analysis of anisotropic grating diffraction," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 7, 1399-1420 (1990).

L. Li and C. W. Haggans, "Convergence of the coupled wave method for metallic lamellar diffraction gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 10, 1184-1189 (1993).

L. Li, "Exponentially convergent and numerically efficient solution of Maxwell's equations for lamellar gratings: comment," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 541-542 (1996).

Ph. Lalanne and G. M. Morris, "Highly improved convergence of the coupled wave method for TM polarization," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 779-784 (1996).

G. Garnet and B. Guizal, "Efficient implementation of the coupled wave method for metallic lamellar gratings in TM polarization," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 1019-1023 (1996).

L. Li, "Formulation and comparison of two recursive matrix algorithms for modeling layered diffraction gratings," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 1024-1035 (1996).

L. Li, "Use of Fourier series in the analysis of discontinuous periodic structures," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 1870-1876 (1996).

B. Chernov, M. Neviere, and E. Popov, "Fast Fourier factorization method applied to modal analysis of slanted lamellar diffraction gratings in conical mountings," Opt. Commun. 194, 289-297 (2001).

T. K. Gaylord and M. G. Moharam, "Analysis and applications of optical diffraction by gratings," Proc. IEEE 73, 894-937 (1985).

O. Forslund and S. He, "Electromagnetic scattering from an inhomogeneous grating using a wave-splitting approach," Prog. Electromagn. Res. 19, 147-171 (1998).

[CrossRef]

S. L. Chaung and J. A. Kong, "Wave scattering from a periodic dielectric surface for a general angle of incidence," Radio Sci. 17, 545-557 (1982).

D. Maystre, "Integral methods" in Electromagnetic Theory of Gratings, R.Petit, ed. (Springer-Verlag, 1980).

R. Petit, Electromagnetic Theory of Gratings (Springer, 1980).

E. G. Loewen and E. Popov, Diffraction Gratings and Applications (Dekker, 1997).

M. Neviere and E. Popov, Light Propagation in Periodic Media (Dekker, 2002).

A. F. Nikiforov, Special Functions of Mathematical Physics: a Unified Introduction with Applications (Birkhauser, 1988).

M. Chamanzar, K. Mehrany, and B. Rashidian, "Polynomial expansion of electromagnetic fields for grating diffraction analysis, " in Proceedings of the 2004 International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation (IEEE, 2004), 161-164.