Explain the factors on which refractive index depends.

Asked by jgprmr | 17th Jun, 2017, 03:48: AM

Expert Answer:

Refractive index of a medium depends upon the following factors:
-Wavelength of the light
-Optical density
-temperature
-The refractive index of the surroundings when the light ray passing from the surrounding enters into a medium.

Answered by Abhijeet Mishra | 17th Jun, 2017, 12:41: PM