Revised Formulation for the Refractive Index of Water and Steam as a Function of Wavelength, Temperature and Density

@article{Harvey1998RevisedFF,
  title={Revised Formulation for the Refractive Index of Water and Steam as a Function of Wavelength, Temperature and Density},
  author={Allan H. Harvey and John Scott Gallagher and Johanna Levelt Sengers},
  journal={Journal of Physical and Chemical Reference Data},
  year={1998},
  volume={27},
  pages={761-774}
}
Schiebener et al. published a formulation for the refractive index of water and steam in 1990 [J. Phys. Chem. Ref. Data 19, 677 (1990)]. It covered the ranges 0.2 to 2.5 μm in wavelength, −12 to 500 °C in temperature, and 0 to 1045 kg m−3 in density. The formulation was adopted by the International Association for the Properties of Water and Steam (IAPWS) in 1991. In the present article, the data, after conversion to ITS-90, have been refitted to the same functional form, but based on an… 

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