Fluorescent Dyes in Sol-Gel Glasses
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- 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.