OSA's Digital Library

Applied Optics

Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 40, Iss. 28 — Oct. 1, 2001
  • pp: 5111–5113

Measuring the refractive index of thin liquid films with a spectrometer

Vincenzo Greco, Lois Hoffer, and Giuseppe Molesini  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 40, Issue 28, pp. 5111-5113 (2001)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.40.005111


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (75 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

We discuss the manufacture and use of a prism pair to measure the refractive index of thin liquid films with a spectrometer. The method requires only a drop of liquid and is accurate to ∼2 × 10-4.

© 2001 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(120.0120) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology
(120.3930) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Metrological instrumentation
(120.4640) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Optical instruments
(120.6200) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Spectrometers and spectroscopic instrumentation

History
Original Manuscript: August 11, 2000
Published: October 1, 2001

Citation
Vincenzo Greco, Lois Hoffer, and Giuseppe Molesini, "Measuring the refractive index of thin liquid films with a spectrometer," Appl. Opt. 40, 5111-5113 (2001)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-40-28-5111

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited