OSA's Digital Library

Applied Optics

Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 23, Iss. 4 — Feb. 15, 1984
  • pp: 537–540

Dielectric measurements of optical materials in the 80–500-K range, with a three-terminal capacitance cell

James Steve Browder, Max E. McCurry, and Stanley S. Ballard  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 23, Issue 4, pp. 537-540 (1984)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.23.000537


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (562 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

Capacitance cells have been designed and constructed for measuring the low-frequency dielectric constant of nonmetallic samples such as optical materials. One equipment covers the 80–300-K temperature range and the other, the 300–500-K range. Data are reported for optical materials CaF2, KCl, ZnS, and MgF2 (measured parallel to c axis) and a reference material: Teflon sheet. Only Teflon has been measured in both temperature ranges. A special feature of the equipment is that the dielectric cell can easily be replaced by a cell adapted to measure the linear thermal expansion of appropriate samples through the same temperature ranges, and these measurements permit improved determinations of the temperature coefficient of the dielectric constant.

© 1984 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: October 11, 1984
Published: February 15, 1984

Citation
James Steve Browder, Max E. McCurry, and Stanley S. Ballard, "Dielectric measurements of optical materials in the 80–500-K range, with a three-terminal capacitance cell," Appl. Opt. 23, 537-540 (1984)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-23-4-537


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. W. G. Driscoll, Ed., Handbook of Optics (McGraw-Hill, New York, 1978), p. 7–137.
  2. W. L. Wolfe, G. J. Zissis, Eds., The Infrared Handbook, prepared by The Infrared Information and Analysis (IRIA) Center of the Environmental Research Institute of Michigan for the Office of Naval Research (U.S. GPO, Washington, D.C., 1978), pp. 7–20 and 7–21.
  3. D. E. Gray, Ed., American Institute of Physics Handbook (McGraw-Hill, New York, 1972), pp. 9-108–9-113.
  4. J. S. Browder, S. S. Ballard, Appl. Opt. 8, 793 (1969). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  5. J. F. Ebersole, S. S. Ballard, J. S. Browder, Appl. Opt. 11, 844 (1972). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  6. J. C. Maxwell, A Treatise on Electricity and Magnetism (Dover, New York, 1954), Vol. 1, p. 308.
  7. R. P. Lowndes, J. Phys. C 2, 1595 (1969). [CrossRef]
  8. D. R. Bosomworth, Phys. Rev. 157, 709 (1967). [CrossRef]
  9. K. V. Rao, A. Smakula, J. Appl. Phys. 37, 319 (1966). [CrossRef]
  10. J. Fontanella, C. Andeen, D. Schuele, Phys. Rev. B 6, 582 (1972). [CrossRef]
  11. D. Berlincourt, H. Jaffe, L. Schiozawa, Phys. Rev. 129, 1009 (1963). [CrossRef]
  12. J. Fontanella, C. Andeen, D. Schuele, J. Appl. Phys. 45, 2852 (1974). [CrossRef]
  13. P. Erlich, J. Res. Natl. Bur. Stand. 51, 185 (1953). [CrossRef]
  14. Ref. 3, p. 5–131.
  15. R. K. Kirby, J. Res. Natl. Bur. Stand. 57, 91 (1956). [CrossRef]
  16. H. A. Rigby, C. W. Bunn, Nature London 164, 583 (1949). [CrossRef]
  17. F. A. Quinn, D. E. Roberts, R. N. Work, J. Appl. Phys. 22, 1085 (1951). [CrossRef]
  18. T. Yasuda, Y. Araki, J. Appl. Polymer Sci. 5, 331 (1961). [CrossRef]
  19. E. S. Clark, L. T. Muus, Z. Krist, Z. Krist. Kristallgeom. Kristallphys. Kristallchem. 117, 119 (1962).

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

Figures

Fig. 1 Fig. 2 Fig. 3
 
Fig. 4
 

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited