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Optical constants of C8H8O3 (Methyl salicylate)
Rheims et al. 1997: n 0.5893-1.05 µm

Wavelength: µm
 (0.5893 – 1.05)  
 

Derived optical constants

logX   logY   eV

Dispersion formula [ i ]

$$n=1.50513+0.00971λ^{-2}+0.00015λ^{-4}$$

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]

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Methyl salicylate, C8H8O3

Chemical formula

C6H4(HO)COOCH3

Other names

  • Salicylic acid methyl ester
  • Oil of wintergreen
  • Betula oil
  • Methyl-2-Hydroxybenzoate

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