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Index of refraction and critical angle

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Sodium atoms in a Bose-Einstein condensate can slow the speed of light's energy
propagation to 70 km/hr. Find the index of refraction for this material, and
critical angle for total internal refraction if the atoms are otherwise in vacuum.

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The solution calculates the critical angle and index of refraction considering a Bose-Einstein condensate.

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