Temperature dependence of the fluorescence lifetime in Pr[sup3+]:ZBLAN glass for fiber optic

Sun, T.; Zhang, Z.Y.; Grattan, K.T.V.; Palmer, A.W.; Collins, S.F.
September 1997
Review of Scientific Instruments;Sep97, Vol. 68 Issue 9, p3447
Academic Journal
Analyzes the fluorescence decay behavior of Pr[sup3+] in ZBLAN glass, at different concentrations. Applications of the material to fiber optic thermometry; Measured lifetimes of the fluorescence emission from the Pr[sup3+] doped glass; Basic theory of the exponential decay.


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