Effect of stoichiometry on grain growth and transparency of Nd: YAG ceramics

S. H. Lee, Elizabeth Rader Kupp, J. Q. Dumm, V. K. Castillo, G. J. Quarles, Gary Lynn Messing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Abstract

Polycrystalline 1 at% Nd:YAG ceramics were prepared by reactive sintering. We have measured in-line optical transmittance and scattering loss for several compositions near stoichiometric ceramics. The best optical transmittance (~84%) was obtained at stoichiometric composition.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528462, 9781557528469
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2007 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Sep 16 2007Sep 16 2007

Other

OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2007
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period9/16/079/16/07

Fingerprint

Opacity
Grain growth
Stoichiometry
yttrium-aluminum garnet
Transparency
stoichiometry
transmittance
ceramics
Chemical analysis
sintering
Sintering
Scattering
scattering

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

Cite this

Lee, S. H., Kupp, E. R., Dumm, J. Q., Castillo, V. K., Quarles, G. J., & Messing, G. L. (2007). Effect of stoichiometry on grain growth and transparency of Nd: YAG ceramics. In Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2007 Optical Society of America.
Lee, S. H. ; Kupp, Elizabeth Rader ; Dumm, J. Q. ; Castillo, V. K. ; Quarles, G. J. ; Messing, Gary Lynn. / Effect of stoichiometry on grain growth and transparency of Nd : YAG ceramics. Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2007. Optical Society of America, 2007.
@inproceedings{702fad9713d04a6c961d71c687abe634,
title = "Effect of stoichiometry on grain growth and transparency of Nd: YAG ceramics",
abstract = "Polycrystalline 1 at{\%} Nd:YAG ceramics were prepared by reactive sintering. We have measured in-line optical transmittance and scattering loss for several compositions near stoichiometric ceramics. The best optical transmittance (~84{\%}) was obtained at stoichiometric composition.",
author = "Lee, {S. H.} and Kupp, {Elizabeth Rader} and Dumm, {J. Q.} and Castillo, {V. K.} and Quarles, {G. J.} and Messing, {Gary Lynn}",
year = "2007",
month = "1",
day = "1",
language = "English (US)",
isbn = "1557528462",
booktitle = "Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2007",
publisher = "Optical Society of America",

}

Lee, SH, Kupp, ER, Dumm, JQ, Castillo, VK, Quarles, GJ & Messing, GL 2007, Effect of stoichiometry on grain growth and transparency of Nd: YAG ceramics. in Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2007. Optical Society of America, Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2007, San Jose, CA, United States, 9/16/07.

Effect of stoichiometry on grain growth and transparency of Nd : YAG ceramics. / Lee, S. H.; Kupp, Elizabeth Rader; Dumm, J. Q.; Castillo, V. K.; Quarles, G. J.; Messing, Gary Lynn.

Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2007. Optical Society of America, 2007.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

TY - GEN

T1 - Effect of stoichiometry on grain growth and transparency of Nd

T2 - YAG ceramics

AU - Lee, S. H.

AU - Kupp, Elizabeth Rader

AU - Dumm, J. Q.

AU - Castillo, V. K.

AU - Quarles, G. J.

AU - Messing, Gary Lynn

PY - 2007/1/1

Y1 - 2007/1/1

N2 - Polycrystalline 1 at% Nd:YAG ceramics were prepared by reactive sintering. We have measured in-line optical transmittance and scattering loss for several compositions near stoichiometric ceramics. The best optical transmittance (~84%) was obtained at stoichiometric composition.

AB - Polycrystalline 1 at% Nd:YAG ceramics were prepared by reactive sintering. We have measured in-line optical transmittance and scattering loss for several compositions near stoichiometric ceramics. The best optical transmittance (~84%) was obtained at stoichiometric composition.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=84899094406&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=84899094406&partnerID=8YFLogxK

M3 - Conference contribution

AN - SCOPUS:84899094406

SN - 1557528462

SN - 9781557528469

BT - Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2007

PB - Optical Society of America

ER -

Lee SH, Kupp ER, Dumm JQ, Castillo VK, Quarles GJ, Messing GL. Effect of stoichiometry on grain growth and transparency of Nd: YAG ceramics. In Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2007. Optical Society of America. 2007