RefractiveIndex.INFO

Refractive index database


Shelf

Book

Page

Optix.eXpert

Optix.eXpert is our new website that aims at connecting optical professionals with employers looking to outsource optics related work. Sign up and post a listing now to start offering a service.

Optical constants of LIQUIDS
Water (H2O)

Wavelength: µm
 (0.200 – 200)  
 

Complex refractive index (n+ik)[ i ]


n   k   LogX   LogY   eV

Derived optical constants

Conditions & Spec sheet

n_absolute: true
wavelength_vacuum: true
temperature: 25 °C

Comments

Liquid water (H2O) at 25 °C

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)
See also Segelstein 1981 for more recent data from the same group.

Data

[CSV - comma separated]   [TXT - tab separated]   [Full database record]

INFO

Water and ice, H2O

Water is the most abundant compound on Earth's surface.

External links


Liquids

External links