Quantum efficiency of the Nd 4F3/2 manifold is measured in 10 Nd-doped systems. Luminescence decay in these Nd-doped materials is nonexponential. Evidence for correlation between the nonexponential decay and reduced quantum efficiency is presented.
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B. M. Walsh and N. P. Barnes, "Quantum efficiency measurements in Nd-doped materials," in Advanced Solid-State Photonics, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper MB6.