Chromatic dispersion

Main Question or Discussion Point

can some one explain what chromatic dispersion is? and it helps me finding which colour radiates more heat in the given spectrum.
 

Answers and Replies

Andy Resnick
Science Advisor
Education Advisor
Insights Author
7,310
1,725
Dispersion is a different phenomenon from emissivity. Dispersion is simply a quantification of how the refractive index of an object changes with wavelength, while emissivity is a quantification of how much energy is radiated from an object.
 

Related Threads for: Chromatic dispersion

  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
2K
  • Last Post
Replies
15
Views
4K
Replies
2
Views
499
Replies
12
Views
925
Replies
18
Views
18K
Replies
1
Views
6K
Replies
2
Views
3K
Top