OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 35, Iss. 11 — Jun. 1, 2010
  • pp: 1926–1928

Efficient near-infrared luminescence and energy transfer in erbium/bismuth codoped zeolites

Zhenhua Bai, Hong-Tao Sun, Takashi Hasegawa, Minoru Fujii, Fumiaki Shimaoka, Yuji Miwa, Minoru Mizuhata, and Shinji Hayashi  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 35, Issue 11, pp. 1926-1928 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.35.001926


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (388 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

We have shown that tunable and highly efficient broadband near-IR (NIR) luminescence can be realized in erbium/bismuth codoped zeolites. The emission covers the ranges of 930 1450 nm and 1450 1630 nm . The intensity ratio of the two bands can be tuned by adjusting the concentration of erbium and the excitation wavelength. Steady-state and time-resolved photoluminescence (PL), and PL excitation measurements indicate that two kinds of emitters coexist in the pores of zeolites, and that NIR active bismuth simultaneously acts as a sensitizer of erbium. The present results demonstrate an important rational strategy for the design of a tunable NIR-emitting zeolite-based nanosystem.

© 2010 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(160.4670) Materials : Optical materials
(160.4760) Materials : Optical properties
(300.2140) Spectroscopy : Emission

ToC Category:
Materials

History
Original Manuscript: February 24, 2010
Revised Manuscript: April 29, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: May 11, 2010
Published: June 1, 2010

Citation
Zhenhua Bai, Hong-Tao Sun, Takashi Hasegawa, Minoru Fujii, Fumiaki Shimaoka, Yuji Miwa, Minoru Mizuhata, and Shinji Hayashi, "Efficient near-infrared luminescence and energy transfer in erbium/bismuth codoped zeolites," Opt. Lett. 35, 1926-1928 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-35-11-1926


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. M. E. Davis, Acc. Chem. Res. 26, 111 (1993). [CrossRef]
  2. L. Tosheva and V. P. Valtchev, Chem. Mater. 17, 2494 (2005). [CrossRef]
  3. U. Kynast and V. Weiler, Adv. Mater. 6, 937 (1994). [CrossRef]
  4. T. Jüstel, D. U. Wiechert, C. Lau, D. Sendor, and U. Kynast, Adv. Funct. Mater. 11, 105 (2001). [CrossRef]
  5. J. Rocha and L. D. Carlos, Curr. Opin. Solid State Mater. Sci. 7, 199 (2003). [CrossRef]
  6. G. Calzaferri and K. Lutkouskaya, Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. 7, 879 (2008). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  7. D. Bruhwiler, G. Calzaferri, T. Torres, J. H. Ramm, N. Gartmann, L. Dieu, I. Lopez-Duarte, and M. V. Martinez-Diaz, J. Mater. Chem. 19, 8040 (2009). [CrossRef]
  8. K. Binnemans, Chem. Rev. 109, 4283 (2009). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  9. Y. Wang, H. Li, Y. Feng, H. Zhang, G. Calzaferri, and T. Ren, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 49, 1434 (2010). [PubMed]
  10. Y. Wada, T. Okubo, M. Ryo, T. Nakazawa, Y. Hasegawa, and S. Yanagida, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 122, 8583 (2000). [CrossRef]
  11. M. Ryo, Y. Wada, T. Okubo, T. Nakazawa, Y. Hasegawa, and S. Yanagida, J. Mater. Chem. 12, 1748 (2002). [CrossRef]
  12. M. Lezhnina, F. Laeri, L. Benmouhadi, and U. Kynast, Adv. Mater. 18, 280 (2006). [CrossRef]
  13. A. Monguzzi, G. Macchi, F. Meinardi, R. Tubino, M. Burger, and G. Calzaferri, Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 123301 (2008). [CrossRef]
  14. H. Sun, A. Hosokawa, Y. Miwa, F. Shimaoka, M. Fujii, M. Mizuhata, S. Hayashi, and S. Deki, Adv. Mater. 21, 3694 (2009). [CrossRef]
  15. H. Sun, Y. Miwa, F. Shimaoka, M. Fujii, A. Hosokawa, M. Mizuhata, S. Hayashi, and S. Deki, Opt. Lett. 34, 1219 (2009). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  16. H. Sun, T. Hasegawa, M. Fujii, F. Shimaoka, Z. Bai, M. Mizuhata, S. Hayashi, and S. Deki, Appl. Phys. Lett. 94, 141106 (2009). [CrossRef]
  17. Q. Xu, B. Lin, and Y. Mao, J. Lumin. 128, 1965 (2008). [CrossRef]
  18. M. Fujii, M. Yoshida, Y. Kanzawa, S. Hayashi, and K. Yamamoto, Appl. Phys. Lett. 71, 1198 (1997). [CrossRef]
  19. Y. Fujimoto and M. Nakatsuka, Appl. Phys. Lett. 82, 3325 (2003). [CrossRef]
  20. X. Meng, J. Qiu, M. Peng, D. Chen, Q. Zhao, X. Jiang, and C. Zhu, Opt. Express 13, 1635 (2005). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  21. V. O. Sokolov, V. G. Plotnichenko, and E. M. Dianov, Opt. Lett. 33, 1488 (2008). [CrossRef] [PubMed]

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

Figures

Fig. 1 Fig. 2 Fig. 3
 

« Previous Article

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited