Journal of Fluorescence

, Volume 12, Issue 3, pp 317–325

Fluorescent Dyes in Sol-Gel Glasses

  • Renata Reisfeld

DOI: 10.1023/A:1021397422976

Cite this article as:
Reisfeld, R. Journal of Fluorescence (2002) 12: 317. doi:10.1023/A:1021397422976


We review the sol-gel technology and the methods by which fluorescent dyes can be incorporated into inorganic glasses and organic-inorganic composites. The performance of the dyes in solar concentrators, tunable lasers, and active waveguides is presented.

Fluorescence dyessol-gel tunable lasersluminescence solar concentratorssensors

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Renata Reisfeld
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  1. 1.Department of Inorganic ChemistryThe Hebrew University, Israel Givat RamJerusalemIsrael