Glass Physics and Chemistry

, Volume 41, Issue 2, pp 151–156 | Cite as

Spectral-luminescent properties of trivalent chromium ions in glass of the system K2O-Al2O3-B2O3

  • S. A. Stepanov
  • N. V. Nikonorov
  • V. A. Aseev
  • S. S. Zapalova


The spectral-luminescent properties of potassium-aluminoborate glass activated by trivalent chromium ions and subjected to thermal treatment at various temperature and duration regimes are studied. The X-ray-phase studies have shown that by thermal treatment of such potassium-aluminoborate glass a crystalline phase of Al2O3: Cr is evolved. The embedding of chromium ions into the crystalline phase causes changes in the absorption and luminescence spectra.


activated glass-ceramics trivalent chromium potassium-aluminoborate glass 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. A. Stepanov
    • 1
  • N. V. Nikonorov
    • 2
  • V. A. Aseev
    • 2
  • S. S. Zapalova
    • 1
  1. 1.Public CorporationScientific-Research Technological Institute Vavilov VN Center GOI of Optical Material EngineeringSt. PetersburgRussia
  2. 2.University ITMOSt. PetersburgRussia

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