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Optical constants of CH3OH (Methanol)
El-Kashef 2000: n 0.4-0.8 µm

Wavelength: µm
 (0.4 – 0.8)  
 

Complex refractive index (n+ik)[ i ]


n   k   LogX   LogY   eV

Derived optical constants

Dispersion formula [ i ]

$$n=1.294611+12706.403\text{×}10^{-6}λ^{-2}$$

Comments

25 °C

References

H. El-Kashef. The necessary requirements imposed on polar dielectric laser dye solvents, Physica B: Condensed Matter 279, 295-301 (2000)

Data

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INFO

Methanol, CH4O

Chemical formula

CH3OH or MeOH

Other names

  • Hydroxymethane
  • Methyl alcohol
  • Methyl hydrate
  • Methyl hydroxide
  • Methylic alcohol
  • Methylol
  • Wood alcohol

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