12 May 2004 Spectroscopic properties of Er3+/Yb3+-codoped niobate-phosphate glasses
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Proceedings Volume 5280, Materials, Active Devices, and Optical Amplifiers; (2004) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.522138
Event: Asia-Pacific Optical and Wireless Communications, 2003, Wuhan, China
Abstract
The niobate-phosphate glasses with high Er3+/Yb3+ concentration were prepared. The absorption and fluorescence emission spectra were measured. The effect of Er3+/Yb3+ ion concentrations on the spectroscopic properties was researched. The emission cross sections for 4I13/2 4I15/2 transition of Er3+ was calculated by McCumber theory. It was found that the emission cross sections around 1534nm increase and then decrease with the increase of rare earth ion concentrations. The maximum intensity of fluorescence occurs at the concentration of 6wt%. The effective emission cross section bandwidth was also discussed.
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Tong-Zhao Gu, Maohua Zhu, Wanghe Cao, "Spectroscopic properties of Er3+/Yb3+-codoped niobate-phosphate glasses", Proc. SPIE 5280, Materials, Active Devices, and Optical Amplifiers, (12 May 2004); doi: 10.1117/12.522138; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.522138
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