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  • Vol. 22, Iss. 12 — Jun. 15, 1983
  • pp: 1824–1827

Refractive-index measurements with a Pellin-Broca prism apparatus

K. Schmid and A. Penzkofer  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 22, Issue 12, pp. 1824-1827 (1983)

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An experimental system is described for measuring refractive indices of liquids and solids over a wide spectral range from the near IR to the near UV. A Pellin-Broca prism is used as the dispersing element. The obtained accuracy is Δn = ±10−4.

© 1983 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: February 2, 1983
Published: June 15, 1983

K. Schmid and A. Penzkofer, "Refractive-index measurements with a Pellin-Broca prism apparatus," Appl. Opt. 22, 1824-1827 (1983)

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