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Optical constants of HgS (Mercury sulfide)
Bond et al. 1967: α-HgS; n(o) 0.62-11 µm

Wavelength: µm
 (0.62 – 11)  
 

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Dispersion formula [ i ]

$$n^2-1=3.1506+\frac{2.7896λ^2}{λ^2-0.1328}+\frac{1.1378λ^2}{λ^2-705}$$

Comments

Ordinary ray

Data

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References

1) W. L. Bond, G. D. Boyd and H. L. Carter Jr.. Refractive indices of HgS (Cinnabar) between 0.62 and 11 μ, J. Appl. Phys., 38, 4090-4091 (1967)
2) G. C. Bhar. Refractive index interpolation in phase-matching, Appl. Opt. 15, 305-307 (1976)
*Ref. 2 provides Sellmeier equation based on the data from Ref. 1

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Mercury sulfide, HgS

Other names

Mercuric sulfide, Mercury sulphide, Mercury(II) sulfide, Cinnabar, Vermilion

Mineral

Cinnabar

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