S4: Stanford Stratified Structure Solver

11 Sep 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Jiarui Kang, Xufeng Wang, Peter Bermel, Chang Liu

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.