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Optical constants of H2O, D2O (Water, heavy water, ice)
Kofman et al. 2019: Amorphous ice; n 0.210-0.757 µm; 10 K

Wavelength: µm
 (0.21 – 0.757)  
 

Derived optical constants

logX   logY   eV

Dispersion formula [ i ]

$$n^2-1=\frac{0.309λ^2}{λ^2-0.071^2}+\frac{0.098λ^2}{λ^2-0.134^2}$$

Conditions & Spec sheet

n_absolute: true
wavelength_vacuum: true
temperature: 10 K

Comments

Amorphous water ice at 10 K.

References

V. Kofman, J. He, I. L. ten Kate, H. Linnartz. The refractive index of amorphous and crystalline water ice in the UV–vis, Astrophys. J. 875, 131 (2019)

Data

[Expressions for n]   [CSV - comma separated]   [TXT - tab separated]   [Full database record]

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Water and ice, H2O

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

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