Light Scattering by Liquids at 6937 Angstroms

Science  18 Sep 1964:
Vol. 145, Issue 3638, pp. 1308-1310
DOI: 10.1126/science.145.3638.1308


We report Rayleigh ratios at 6937 angstroms for nine organic liquids. The Rayleigh ratios of benzene, carbon tetrachloride, and normal octane are exactly those predicted from published data for ratios at shorter wavelengths and from the inverse fourth power of wavelength dependence of scattering.