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  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 15 — Jul. 29, 2013
  • pp: 18281–18289

Up-conversion luminescence of Er3+-Yb3+ co-doped CaIn2O4

Ting Li, Chongfeng Guo, and Lin Li  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 15, pp. 18281-18289 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.21.018281


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Abstract

Up-conversion emission spectra of Er3+ singly and Er3+/Yb3+ co-doped CaIn2O4 were investigated under a 980 nm diode laser excitation. Double intense UC emission bands in green and red region are observed in Er3+/Yb3+ co-doped CaIn2O4, resulting in the tunable ratio of red to green and the chromaticity coordinates by adjusting the concentration of Er3+ and Yb3+. Based on the pump power dependence, the possible UC mechanism in Er3+/Yb3+ co-doped CaIn2O4 was proposed, and lifetime measurements were also carried out to support our proposal.

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OCIS Codes
(160.4760) Materials : Optical properties
(160.5690) Materials : Rare-earth-doped materials
(190.7220) Nonlinear optics : Upconversion
(300.6170) Spectroscopy : Spectra

ToC Category:
Materials

History
Original Manuscript: April 17, 2013
Revised Manuscript: June 8, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: July 12, 2013
Published: July 23, 2013

Citation
Ting Li, Chongfeng Guo, and Lin Li, "Up-conversion luminescence of Er3+-Yb3+ co-doped CaIn2O4," Opt. Express 21, 18281-18289 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-21-15-18281


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