Refractive indices of bulk dust samples

Refractive indices of individual minerals

Refractive indices of aggregates

Some of these data have been published in:
  • Andronova A.V. and I.N. Sokolik. Optical constants of atmospheric dust aerosols. In : Joint Soviet-American experiment on arid aerosol: Tadzhikiztan, USSR, September 1989. Ed. Golitsyn G.S., Hydrometeoizdat, Leningrad, 45-52, 1992 .

  • Sokolik I.N., Andronova A.V., and Jonhson T.C. Complex refractive index of atmospheric dust aerosols. Atmos. Envir. 16, 2495-2502, 1993.

  • Sokolik I.N., O.B. Toon, and R.W. Bergstrom. Modeling the radiative characteristics of airborne mineral aerosols at infrared wavelengths. J. Geophys. Res. 103, 8813-8826, 1998.

  • Sokolik I.N. and O.B. Toon. Incorporation of mineralogical composition into models of the radiative properties of mineral aerosol from UV to IR wavelengths. J. Geophys. Res., 104, 9423-9444, 1999.