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Optical constants of Ag (Silver)
McPeak et al. 2015: n,k 0.3-1.7 µm
(0.3 – 1.7)
Complex refractive index (n+ik)
Derived optical constants
Thermally evaporated Ag at 50 Å/s with base pressure of 3e-8 Torr, template stripped from Si wafer
K. M. McPeak, S. V. Jayanti, S. J. P. Kress, S. Meyer, S. Iotti, A. Rossinelli, and D. J. Norris. Plasmonic films can easily be better: Rules and recipes, ACS Photonics 2, 326-333 (2015)
Silver is often used as a coating material for broadband mirrors for visible and infrared spectral regions.