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Optical constants of SCHOTT - SF (Dense flint)
N-SF5

Wavelength: µm
 (0.37 – 2.5)  
 

Complex refractive index (n+ik)[ i ]


n   k   LogX   LogY   eV

Derived optical constants

Dispersion formula [ i ]

$$n^2-1=\frac{1.52481889λ^2}{λ^2-0.011254756}+\frac{0.187085527λ^2}{λ^2-0.0588995392}+\frac{1.42729015λ^2}{λ^2-129.141675}$$

Conditions & Spec sheet

n_absolute: false
wavelength_vacuum: false
temperature: 20.0 °C
thermal_dispersion:
  - type: "Schott formula"
    coefficients: -2.51e-07 1.07e-08 -2.4e-11 7.85e-07 1.15e-09 0.278
nd: 1.67271
Vd: 32.25
glass_code: 673323.286
glass_status: standard
density: 2.858 g/cm3
thermal_expansion:
  - temperature_range: -30 70 °C
    coefficient: 7.94e-06 K-1
  - temperature_range: 20 300 °C
    coefficient: 9.21e-06 K-1
dPgF: 0.0088
climatic_resistance: 1.0
stain_resistance: 0.0
acid_resistance: 1.0
alkali_resistance: 1.0
phosphate_resistance: 1.0

Comments

step 0.5 available

References

SCHOTT Zemax catalog 2017-01-20b (obtained from http://www.schott.com)
See also SCHOTT glass data sheets

Data

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INFO

SF5 optical glass

SF5 is a popular optical glass. Most glass makers produce this or very similar glass under slightly different names.

SF5 and similar glasses produced by different makers

Maker Glass
Schott N-SF5
Hikari E-SF5
HOYA E-FD5
Sumita K-SFLD5
CDGM ZF2

SCHOTT AG

SCHOTT AG is a German glass manufacturer. SCHOTT also publishes a glass catalog (SCHOTT Optical Glass Datasheets), which is a standard reference for the properties of many optical glasses.

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