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Optical constants of H2O, D2O (Water, heavy water, ice)
Hale and Querry 1973- Water; n,k 0.2-200 µm; 25 °C

Wavelength: µm
 (0.200 – 200)  
 

Refractive index[ i ]

n =

Extinction coefficient[ i ]

k =

Other optical constants


Dielectric constants[ i ]

ϵ1 =
ϵ2 =

Absorption coefficient[ i ]   [ i ]

α = cm-1

Chromatic dispersion[ i ]

dn/dλ = µm-1
n   k   log   eV

Comments

25 °C

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References

G. M. Hale and M. R. Querry. Optical Constants of Water in the 200-nm to 200-µm Wavelength Region, Appl. Opt. 12, 555-563 (1973)

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Thickness: 
Calculation method: 

Transmittance (at  µm)[ i ]

T =

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Angle of incidence (0~90°): 
Direction: in out

Reflectance (at µm)[ i ]

RS = (S-polarized)
RP = (P-polarized)
R = (non-polarized, (RS+RP)/2 )

Reflection phase[ i ]

ɸ = °
ɸS = °
ɸP = °

Brewster's angle[ i ]

θB = °

Critical angle[ i ]   [ i ]

θC = °

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Water (ice), H2O is the most abundant compound on Earth's surface.

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