Optics and Spectroscopy

, Volume 119, Issue 2, pp 238–242 | Cite as

The influence of UV laser radiation on the absorption and luminescence of photothermorefractive glasses containing silver ions

  • A. I. Ignat’ev
  • D. A. Ignat’ev
  • N. V. Nikonorov
  • A. I. Sidorov
Condensed-Matter Spectroscopy
  • 50 Downloads

Abstract

It is experimentally shown that irradiation of silver-containing glasses by nanosecond laser pulses with a wavelength of 248 nm leads to the formation of unstable point defects (having absorption bands in the UV and visible spectral ranges) in the irradiated region and causes the transition of ions and charged molecular silver clusters to the neutral state, which is accompanied by an increase in the luminescence intensity in the visible spectral range. The influence of pulsed laser irradiation is compared with the effect of exposure to cw UV light of a mercury lamp. Some models are proposed to explain the influence of the laser effect on the optical properties of glasses.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    N. V. Nikonorov, A. I. Sidorov, and V. A. Tsekhomskii, Silvernanoparticles, Ed. by Perez D. P. Vukovar (In-Tech, Croatia, 2010), p. 177.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    S. D. Stookey, G. H. Beall, and J. E. Pierson, J. Appl. Phys. 49 (10), 5114 (1978).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    J. Lumeau, V. Smirnov, and L. Glebov, Proc. SPIE 68900, 6890 (2008).Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    S. A. Ivanov, A. E. Angervaks, A. S. Shcheulin, A. I. Ignat’ev, and N. V. Nikonorov, Opt. Spectrosc. 117 (6), 971 (2014).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    A. I. Ignat’ev, N. V. Nikonorov, A. I. Sidorov, and T. A. Shakhverdov, Opt. Spectrosc. 114 (5), 769 (2013).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    V. D. Dubrovin, A. I. Ignatiev, N. V. Nikonorov, A. I. Sidorov, T. A. Shakhverdov, and D. S. Agafonova, Opt. Mater. 36 (4), 753 (2014).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    R. E. De Lamaestre, H. Béa, H. Bernas, J. Belloni, and J. L. Marignier, Phys. Rev. B 76 (20), 205431–1 (2007).Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    M. Eichelbaum, K. Rademann, A. Hoell, D. M. Tatchev, W. Weigel, R. Stoßer, and G. Pacchioni, Nanotechnology l.19 (13), 135701 (2008).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. 9.
    A. Royon, Y. Petit, G. Papon, M. Richardson, and L. Canioni, Opt. Mater. Express 1 (5), 866 (2011).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. 10.
    Y. Shimotsuma, K. Hirao, J. Qiu, and K. Miura, J. Non-Cryst. Solids 352 (6–7), 646 (2006).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  11. 11.
    O. A. Podsvirov, A. I. Ignatiev, A. V. Nashchekin, N. V. Nikonorov, A. I. Sidorov, V. A. Tsekhomskii, O. A. Usov, and A. Vostokov, Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res., Sect. B 268, 3103 (2010).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  12. 12.
    A. V. Vostokov, I. A. Verzin, A. I. Ignat’ev, O. A. Podsvirov, and A. I. Sidorov, Opt. Spectrosc. 109 (3), 366 (2010).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  13. 13.
    A. A. Ignat’ev, A. V. Nashchekin, V. M. Nevedomskii, O. A. Podsvirov, A. I. Sidorov, A. P. Solov’ev, and O. Usov, Tech. Phys. 56 (5), 662 (2011).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  14. 14.
    A. Miotello, M. Bonelli, G. De Marchi, G. Mattei, P. Mazzoldi, C. Sada, and F. Gonella, Appl. Phys. Lett. 79 (15), 2456 (2001).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  15. 15.
    A. L. Stepanov, V. F. Valeev, V. I. Nuzhdin, V. V. Bazarov, and I. A. Faizrakhmanov, Tech. Phys. 54 (10), 1504 (2009).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  16. 16.
    Treatise on Materials Science and Technology (Glass II), Vol. 17, Ed. by M. Tomozawa and R. H. Doremus (Academic, New York, 1979).Google Scholar
  17. 17.
    Defects in SiO 2 and Related Dielectrics: Science and Technology (NATO Science Series II. Vol. 2), Ed. by G. Pacchioni, L. Skuja, and D. L. Griscom (Kluwer, Dordrecht, 2000).Google Scholar
  18. 18.
    L. Jiang and J. Sheng, J. Mater. Sci. 40 (19), 5177 (2005).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  19. 19.
    S. Fedrigo, W. Harbich, and J. Buttet, J. Chem. Phys. 99 (8), 5712 (1993).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  20. 20.
    C. Felix, C. Sieber, W. Harbich, J. Buttet, I. Rabin, W. Schulze, and G. Ertl, Chem. Phys. Lett. 313 (1–2), 105 (1999).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  21. 21.
    W. Zheng and T. Kurobori, J. Lumin. 131 (1), 36 (2011).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  22. 22.
    V. V. Klimov, Nanoplasmonics (Fizmatlit, Moscow, 2009) [in Russian].Google Scholar
  23. 23.
    U. Kreibig and M. Vollmer, Optical Properties of Metal Clusters (Springer, Berlin, 2010).Google Scholar
  24. 24.
    V. D. Dubrovin, A. I. Ignat’ev, N. V. Nikonorov, and A. Sidorov, Tech. Phys. 59 (5), 733 (2014).CrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. I. Ignat’ev
    • 1
  • D. A. Ignat’ev
    • 1
  • N. V. Nikonorov
    • 1
  • A. I. Sidorov
    • 1
  1. 1.ITMO UniversitySt. PetersburgRussia

Personalised recommendations