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Different modifier oxides effect on the photoluminescence and photoinduced piezooptics of Er3+-doped fluorotellurite glasses

  • M. Reben
  • El. Sayed Yousef
  • M. Piasecki
  • A. A. Albassam
  • A. M. El-Naggar
  • G. LakshminarayanaEmail author
  • I. V. Kityk
  • I. Grelowska
Article

Abstract

Novel fluorotellurite glasses with composition 70TeO2·5MxOy·10P2O5·10ZnO·5PbF2 (mol %) containing 600 ppm Er2O3, where MxOy = (MgO, PbO, Bi2O3, Nb2O5, TiO2, BaO, WO3, SrO, CdO) have been prepared using the conventional melt-quenching method. Studies of the nonlinear optical refractive index and photoinduced piezooptics were carried out. The Mid-Infrared spectroscopy, optical transmission, photoluminescence and photoinduced changes of diagonal piezooptics and nonlinear optics refractive indices coefficient measurements were applied to determine the appropriate glass modifier to achieve the desirable optical properties and high performance. The glasses may be useful for operation by high-intensity laser pulses.

Keywords

Bi2O3 TeO2 PbF2 Oxyfluoride Tellurite Glass 
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Acknowledgements

The authors are grateful to the Deanship of Scientific Research, King Saud University for funding through Vice Deanship of Scientific Research Chairs.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Reben
    • 1
  • El. Sayed Yousef
    • 2
  • M. Piasecki
    • 3
  • A. A. Albassam
    • 4
  • A. M. El-Naggar
    • 4
    • 5
  • G. Lakshminarayana
    • 6
    Email author
  • I. V. Kityk
    • 7
  • I. Grelowska
    • 1
  1. 1.AGH Univeristy of Science and Technology, Faculty of Materials Science and CeramicsKrakowPoland
  2. 2.Department of Physics, Faculty of SciencesKing Khalid UniversityAbhaSaudi Arabia
  3. 3.Institute of PhysicsJan Dlugosz UniversityCzestochowaPoland
  4. 4.Research Chair of Exploitation of Renewable Energy Applications in Saudi Arabia, Physics & Astronomy Dept., College of ScienceKing Saud UniversityRiyadhSaudi Arabia
  5. 5.Physics Department, Faculty of ScienceAin Shams UniversityCairoEgypt
  6. 6.Wireless and Photonic Networks Research Centre, Faculty of EngineeringUniversiti Putra MalaysiaSelangorMalaysia
  7. 7.Faculty of Electrical EngineeringCzestochowa University of TechnologyCzestochowaPoland

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