Accession Number:

ADD019673

Title:

Phosphors Having a Semiconductor Host Surrounded by a Shell

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 18 Nov 1997, patented 16 Nov 1999

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1999-11-16

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

Phosphors having a doped core are surrounded by a shell material. Additionally, these nanocrystalline phosphors, or larger phosphors formed by conventional or other processes may be surrounded by a shell that prevents or significantly reduces non-radiative recombination at the surface of the original phosphor.

Subject Categories:

  • Radiation and Nuclear Chemistry
  • Miscellaneous Materials

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE