TITLE

Efficient radioluminescence of the Ce[sup 3+]-doped Na-Gd phosphate glasses

AUTHOR(S)
Nikl, M.; Nitsch, K.; Mihokova, E.; Solovieva, N.; Mares, J.A.; Mares, J. A.; Fabeni, P.; Pazzi, G.P.; Pazzi, G. P.; Martini, M.; Vedda, A.; Baccaro, S.
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;10/2/2000, Vol. 77 Issue 14
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Photo- and radioluminescence, decay kinetics, and thermoluminescence are reported for a set of Ce[sup 3+]-doped phosphate glasses. The presence of Gd[sup 3+] ions in the glass host matrix at concentrations above 20% enhances the energy transfer towards the Ce[sup 3+] emission centers, which results in a remarkable enhancement of the radioluminescence light output. © 2000 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
4412864

 

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