International Tables for Crystallography

Measurement of refractive index
E. S. Larsen Jr, R. Meyrowitz and A. J. C. Wilson. International Tables for Crystallography (2006). Vol. C, ch. 3.3, pp. 160-161  [ doi:10.1107/97809553602060000587 ]


This chapter gives a brief description of immersion media for use in the measurement of indices of refraction. Details of immersion media for general use and of aqueous and organic immersion media for use with organic crystals are tabulated.

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