S4: Stanford Stratified Structure Solver

By Jiarui Kang, Xufeng Wang1, Peter Bermel1, Chang Liu1

1. Purdue University

S4 is a frequency domain code to solve layered periodic structures. Internally, it uses Rigorous Coupled Wave Analysis (RCWA; also called the Fourier Modal Method (FMM)) and the S-matrix algorithm.

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Version 1.11 - published on 13 Aug 2014

doi:10.4231/D35T3G11T cite this

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Location of all "S4: Stanford Stratified Structure Solver" Users Since Its Posting

Simulation Users

260

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Users By Organization Type
Type Users
Unidentified 129 (49.62%)
Educational - University 114 (43.85%)
Industry 8 (3.08%)
National Lab 6 (2.31%)
Government Agency 2 (0.77%)
Unemployed 1 (0.38%)
Users by Country of Residence
Country Users
us UNITED STATES 48 (48.98%)
in INDIA 16 (16.33%)
cn CHINA 10 (10.2%)
de GERMANY 5 (5.1%)
bd BANGLADESH 4 (4.08%)
it ITALY 4 (4.08%)
es SPAIN 3 (3.06%)
tw TAIWAN 3 (3.06%)
fr FRANCE 3 (3.06%)
at AUSTRIA 2 (2.04%)

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16,686

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CPU time 4.34 minutes 44.97 days
Interaction Time 23.26 minutes 241.01 days