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Optical constants of MgO (Magnesium oxide)
Stephens and Malitson 1952: n 0.36-5.4 µm

Wavelength: µm
 (0.36 – 5.4)  
 

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Dispersion formula [ i ]

$$n^2=2.956362+\frac{0.02195770}{λ^2-0.01428322}-0.01062387λ^{2}-0.0000204968λ^{4}$$

Comments

23.3 °C. Formula for entire transmission range; use the other formula for more accurate index values in the visible.

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References

R. E. Stephens and I. H. Malitson. Index of refraction of magnesium oxide, J. Res. Natl. Bur. Stand. 49 249-252 (1952)

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Magnesium oxide, MgO

Other names

Magnesia, Magnesium(II) oxide

Mineral

Periclase

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