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Hi Jonny (or anyone else that might know)

I have an index of refraction of 1.356.

The question I need to know is what would the index of refraction be at minus 40 degrees Celsius between air and ice and air and water (I believe it could be water at the right atmospheric pressure)

Also if possible what would be the index of refraction be between nitrogen and water and oxygen and water.

Or any combination of these elements that would yield 1.356 index of refraction. Whiskey gives us the correct value but I find it difficult to believe that the builders at Giza left us the index of refraction of whiskey in the middle of The Giza Plateau. Carbonated beverages yields the correct value also but I don't think pop was meant either.

Thanks in advance for anyone who can help.

Don Barone

PS: Temperature correction

Refractive index is a function of temperature, not least because of density changes in condensed materials with changes in T. A simple correction can be applied in most circumstances to allow you to report a value in the standard way: at a temperature of 25�C.
[www.chemistry.oregonstate.edu]



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Totally confused on The Periodic Table 1120 Ahatmose 05-Feb-12 03:39
Re: Totally confused on The Periodic Table 380 JonnyMcA 05-Feb-12 09:55
Re: Totally confused on The Periodic Table 269 Ahatmose 05-Feb-12 14:57
Re: Totally confused on The Periodic Table 353 JonnyMcA 05-Feb-12 15:52
Re: Totally confused on The Periodic Table 340 JonnyMcA 05-Feb-12 16:01
Re: Totally confused on The Periodic Table 307 Ahatmose 06-Feb-12 03:10
Re: Totally confused on The Periodic Table 306 JonnyMcA 06-Feb-12 18:26
Re: Totally confused on The Periodic Table 327 Spiros 05-Feb-12 22:00
Re: Totally confused on The Periodic Table 327 JonnyMcA 05-Feb-12 22:47
Re: Totally confused on The Periodic Table 321 Spiros 07-Feb-12 22:40
Re: Totally confused on The Periodic Table 322 Susan Doris 06-Feb-12 08:43
Re: Jonny/Ahatmose 353 Thunderbird 08-Feb-12 03:02
Index of Refraction 376 Ahatmose 09-Feb-12 03:08
Re: Index of Refraction 349 Ahatmose 09-Feb-12 03:25
Re: Index of Refraction 1321 JonnyMcA 09-Feb-12 08:34
Re: Index of Refraction 350 Ahatmose 09-Feb-12 16:10
Index of Refraction: The solution ? 399 Ahatmose 09-Feb-12 17:41
Re: Index of Refraction: The solution ? 355 JonnyMcA 11-Feb-12 09:03
Re: Index of Refraction 347 JonnyMcA 11-Feb-12 08:59
Re: Index of Refraction 340 Ahatmose 11-Feb-12 12:29
Re: Index of Refraction 388 JonnyMcA 11-Feb-12 14:12
Re: Index of Refraction 343 Ahatmose 12-Feb-12 13:11
Addendum: Index of Refraction 333 Ahatmose 12-Feb-12 13:19
Second Addendum: Index of Refraction 279 Ahatmose 12-Feb-12 13:26
Third Addendum: Index of Refraction 307 Ahatmose 12-Feb-12 13:32
Re: Third Addendum: Index of Refraction 315 JonnyMcA 12-Feb-12 16:03
Re: Third Addendum: Index of Refraction 328 JonnyMcA 12-Feb-12 21:17
Re: Second Addendum: Index of Refraction 336 JonnyMcA 12-Feb-12 15:40
Re: Addendum: Index of Refraction 317 JonnyMcA 12-Feb-12 15:34
Re: Index of Refraction 376 JonnyMcA 12-Feb-12 13:30
Re: Index of Refraction 320 Ahatmose 12-Feb-12 13:48
Re: Index of Refraction 331 JonnyMcA 12-Feb-12 15:32
Re: Index of Refraction 334 Ahatmose 13-Feb-12 01:23
Re: Index of Refraction 377 JonnyMcA 13-Feb-12 08:23
Re: Index of Refraction 362 Ahatmose 13-Feb-12 16:01
Re: Index of Refraction 352 JonnyMcA 13-Feb-12 19:01
Re: Index of Refraction 328 Ahatmose 13-Feb-12 16:47
Re: Index of Refraction 319 JonnyMcA 13-Feb-12 19:07
Re: Index of Refraction 329 Ahatmose 13-Feb-12 17:37
Re: Index of Refraction 314 JonnyMcA 13-Feb-12 19:20
Re: Index of Refraction 449 Spiros 05-Apr-18 14:20
Talk about stretching credibility: Index of Refraction 340 Ahatmose 13-Feb-12 05:48


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