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optics of material

The area of optics that deals with the interaction of light with a given material. The optical properties of material are generally described by the absorption, transmission, reflection, and re-emission of the incident light upon it. Together these properties can be used to accurately characterize the atomic structure and physical characteristics of a given material.

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