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What does IOR stand for?

IOR stands for Index of Refraction

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With single-sided applications, it also enables perfect index of refraction (RI) matching between air and glass, while avoiding RI mismatch at the glass and EVA interface seen on double-sided coatings.
lt;p>At the heart of optical networking is optical fiber, which consists of a narrow thread of glass--actually pure silicon dioxide--that's been clad with another glass that has a different index of refraction.
Future applications in optical circuit elements and the boosting output power of LEDs are described, and the chapter on the optical properties of ZnO discusses methods for measuring the index of refraction, among other issues.