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Optical constants of C3H5(OH)3 (Glycerol)
Rheims et al. 1997: n 0.589-1.05 µm

Wavelength: µm
 (0.5893 – 1.05)  
 

Complex refractive index (n+ik)[ i ]


n   k   LogX   LogY   eV

Derived optical constants

Dispersion formula [ i ]

$$n=1.45797+0.00598λ^{-2}-0.00036λ^{-4}$$

Comments

25 °C

References

J. Rheims, J Köser and T Wriedt. Refractive-index measurements in the near-IR using an Abbe refractometer, Meas. Sci. Technol. 8, 601-605 (1997)

Data

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

INFO

Glycerol, C3H8O3

Chemical formula

C3H5(OH)3

Other names

  • Glycerin
  • Glycerine
  • Propane-1,2,3-triol
  • 1,2,3-Propanetriol
  • 1,2,3-Trihydroxypropane
  • Glyceritol
  • Glycyl alcohol

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