Optical absorption and electron spin resonance studies of Cu2+ in Li2O-Na2O-B2O3-As2O3 glasses
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- Rao, N.S., Bale, S., Purnima, M. et al. Bull Mater Sci (2005) 28: 589. doi:10.1007/BF02706347
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The local structure around Cu2+ ion has been examined by means of electron spin resonance and optical absorption measurements in xLi2O-(40-x)Na2O-50B2O3-10As2O3 glasses. The site symmetry around Cu2+ ions is tetragonally distorted octahedral. The ground state of Cu2+ isdx2−y2.The glass exhibited broad absorption band near infrared region and small absorption band around 548 nm, which was assigned to the2B1g →2Egtransition.