ZnO glass-ceramics: An alternative way to produce semiconductor materials

Hirokazu Masai, Tatsuya Toda, Takahiro Ueno, Yoshihiro Takahashi, Takumi Fujiwara

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Abstract

Fabrication of transparent glass-ceramics containing ZnO nanocrystallites has been reported. The obtained material shows UV-excited photoluminescence consisting of both broad emission in the visible region and the free exciton emission at 3.28 eV. Since the observed emission depends on the precipitated state of ZnO in the glass matrix, the glass-ceramics obtained by this way will give an alternative selection of semiconductor material with unique optical and electronic functions.

Original languageEnglish
Article number151908
JournalApplied Physics Letters
Volume94
Issue number15
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Apr 27

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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