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FreeSnell is a program to compute optical properties of multilayer thin-film coatings.

FreeSnell is a program which computes optical properties of multilayer thin-film coatings. Dielectric, metallic, and granular metallic films are supported. The FreeSnell package includes a SCM script (program) "nk" to create, manage, and query a refractive-index spectral database.

FreeSnell is an application of the SCM Scheme implementation and the WB B-tree database package.


All documentation is available online in HTML or PDF format.


version 1c2 (stable)
released on 16 January 2015

VCS Checkout

cvs co .


Related Projects

  • Scm
  • Wb


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License:GPLv3orlaterAubrey Jaffer23 March 2013

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Aubrey Jaffer Maintainer

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Software prerequisites

Required to usescm
Weak prerequisite
Required to usewb
Required to useslib

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 29 September 2015.


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