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Synthesis and Luminescence Properties of ZrO2:Gd3+, RE3+(RE = Sm3+ ,Er3+) Phosphors

Published Online: 25 Jun 2018
Volume & Issue: Volume 36 (2018) - Issue 2 (June 2018)
Page range: 162 - 166
Received: 12 Oct 2017
Accepted: 14 Mar 2018
Journal Details
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2083-134X
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16 Apr 2011
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4 times per year
Languages
English
Abstract

In the present study, ZrO2co-doped with Gd3+/Sm3+and Gd3+/Er3+ions have been synthesized using Pechini method. Phase composition, morphology and photoluminescence properties of the synthesized phosphors were investigated by using X-ray powder diffraction (XRD), differential thermal analysis/thermal gravimetry (DTA/TG), scanning electron microscopy (SEM) and photoluminescence spectrofluorometer (PL). After heating at 1200 °C, XRD revealed that the phosphors were crystallized as monoclinic and tetragonal multiphases. SEM images indicated that the phosphors consist of fine and spherical grains with a size around 200 nm to 250 nm. Luminescence studies of these phosphors have been carried out on the emission and excitation, along with lifetime measurements

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