optical properties

The glass SIMAX is transparent and clear; it does not show substantial absorption in visible spectrum. Permeability of ultra-violet rays enables the products made of SIMAX glass to be used for photochemical reactions.

  • refractive index (λ = 587,6 nm) nd 
  • photoelastic constant (DIN 52314) K

= 1.473

= 4,0.10-6 mm2.N-1

  • refractive index (λ = 587,6 nm)
    nd = 1,473
  • photoelastic constant (DIN 52314)
    K = 4,0.10-6mm2.N-1

light transmittance