Research on Efficient Fast Scintillators: Evidence and X-Ray Absorption Near Edge Spectroscopy Characterization of Ce4+ in Ce3+, Mg2+-Co-Doped Gd3Al2Ga3O12 Garnet Crystal

Géraldine Dantelle, Georges Boulon, Yannick Guyot, Denis Testemale, Malgorzata Guzik, Shunsuke Kurosawa, Kei Kamada, Akira Yoshikawa

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Herein, the most advanced oxide scintillator Ce3+, Mg2+-co-doped Gd3Al2Ga3O12 (GAGG) garnet host, grown using the Czochralski method is reported. The charge transfer absorption band in UV, such as in other Ce3+, Mg2+-co-doped oxides, reveals the creation of stable Ce4+ oxidation state, in addition to the usual Ce3+ one, admitted as responsible of the scintillation mechanism improvement displayed by this garnet. Strangely, the confirmation of quantitative values of Ce4+ concentration has never been done, and the goal is mainly focused on the presence of Ce4+ and the evaluation of the Ce3+/Ce4+ ratio measured by X-ray absorption near edge spectroscopy (XANES) spectroscopy at the Ce LIII threshold of the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF). This result is compared with those obtained for Ce3+, Mg2+-co-doped Lu3Al5O12 (LuAG) and, also, in garnets without any Mg2+ ions such as Ce3+-doped GAGG, Ce3+-doped LuAG, and Ce3+-doped YAG. The role of Li+ ion in place of Mg2+ one is also considered in Ce3+, Li+-co-doped LuAG single crystal.

本文言語English
論文番号1900510
ジャーナルPhysica Status Solidi (B) Basic Research
257
8
DOI
出版ステータスPublished - 2020 8 1

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • 電子材料、光学材料、および磁性材料
  • 凝縮系物理学

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「Research on Efficient Fast Scintillators: Evidence and X-Ray Absorption Near Edge Spectroscopy Characterization of Ce<sup>4+</sup> in Ce<sup>3+</sup>, Mg<sup>2+</sup>-Co-Doped Gd<sub>3</sub>Al<sub>2</sub>Ga<sub>3</sub>O<sub>12</sub> Garnet Crystal」の研究トピックを掘り下げます。これらがまとまってユニークなフィンガープリントを構成します。

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