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Luminescent Materials

  1. Thomas Jüstel1,
  2. Stephanie Möller1,
  3. Holger Winkler2,
  4. Waldemar Adam3

Published Online: 15 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a15_519.pub2

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

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Jüstel, T., Möller, S., Winkler, H. and Adam, W. 2012. Luminescent Materials. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Applied Sciences Münster, Steinfurt, Germany

  2. 2

    Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

  3. 3

    Institut für Organische Chemie der Universität Weinburg, Weinburg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2012

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Inorganic Luminescent Materials
1.1.Introduction
1.2.Historical Aspects
1.3.Luminescence of Crystalline Inorganic Phosphors
1.3.1.Fundamental Steps in Luminescence Processes
1.3.2.Luminescence Mechanisms
1.3.3.Electroluminescence
1.3.4.Excitation with High Energy Particles
1.4.Preparation and Properties of Inorganic Phosphors
1.4.1.Simple Oxides
1.4.2.Borates
1.4.3.Aluminates
1.4.4.Gallates
1.4.5.Silicates
1.4.6.Germanates
1.4.7.Phosphates
1.4.8.Halophosphates
1.4.9.Arsenates
1.4.10.Vanadates
1.4.11.Niobates and Tantalates
1.4.12.Sulfates
1.4.13.Molybdates and Tungstates
1.4.14.Oxysulfides
1.4.15.Sulfides and Selenides
1.4.15.1.Zinc and Cadmium Sulfides and Sulfoselenides
1.4.15.2.Alkaline-Earth Sulfides and Sulfoselenides
1.4.16.Oxyhalides
1.4.17.Halides
1.4.18.Oxynitrides
1.4.19.Nitrides
1.5.Application Areas of Luminescent Materials
1.5.1.Gas Discharge Lighting
1.5.1.1.Low-Pressure Mercury Discharge Lamps (Fluorescent Lamps)
1.5.1.2.UV Emitting Fluorescent Lamps
1.5.1.3.High-pressure Mercury Discharge Lamps
1.5.1.4.High-Voltage Advertisement Lighting Tubes
1.5.2.Solid State Lighting
1.5.2.1.White Light Emitted by Phosphor Converted LEDs
1.5.2.2.Backlighting Applications of Phosphor Converted LEDs
1.5.2.3.General Lighting Applications of Phosphor Converted LEDs
1.5.3.X-ray Amplifiers and Scintillators
1.5.4.Cathode Ray Tubes
1.5.5.Product Coding
1.5.6.Safety and Accident Prevention
1.5.7.Dentistry
1.5.8.Medical and Biochemical Applications
1.6.Testing of Industrial Phosphors
1.6.1.Emission Colour
1.6.2.Performance
1.6.3.Particle Morphology
1.6.4.Surface Properties
2.Chemiluminescence and Bioluminescence
2.1.Introduction
2.2.History
2.3.Mechanisms of Light Emission
2.4.Efficiency of Light Emission
2.5.Application Areas
2.5.1.Lighting
2.5.2.Chemical Analysis
2.5.3.Biotechnology
2.5.4.Medicine

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Compound 5b
Molecular Weight:332.2219
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