The reason behind choosing glass instead of fused silica for prism construction material for monochromators used in 400 nm to 800 nm region needs to be explained. Concept introduction: Monochromators are optical devices which transmit from a wide range of available wavelengths, a mechanically selectable narrow wavelength band. These could be wavelengths of light or any other radiation.

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Principles of Instrumental Analysis

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Douglas A. Skoog + 2 others
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Principles of Instrumental Analysis

7th Edition
Douglas A. Skoog + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305577213

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Chapter 7, Problem 7.11QAP
Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The reason behind choosing glass instead of fused silica for prism construction material for monochromators used in 400 nm to 800 nm region needs to be explained.

Concept introduction:

Monochromators are optical devices which transmit from a wide range of available wavelengths, a mechanically selectable narrow wavelength band. These could be wavelengths of light or any other radiation.

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