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  • Vol. 29, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1939
  • pp: 26–28

Measurement of Activation and Decay of Luminescent Zinc Silicate

N. C. BEESE  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA, Vol. 29, Issue 1, pp. 26-28 (1939)

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A transmission phosphoroscope is described that gives information on the activation and decay rates of luminescent powders, and indicates the relative amounts of fluorescent and phosphorescent light.

N. C. BEESE, "Measurement of Activation and Decay of Luminescent Zinc Silicate," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 29, 26-28 (1939)

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  3. 3 W. H. Byler, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 60, 632 (1938).
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