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Volume 29, Number 4 (2017)
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Online Published: April 19, 2017
Effect of Particle Sizes of Raw Materials on the Luminescence Properties of Eu2O3-Doped BaZrO3 Phosphors
Jing Liu, Kun-Neng Chen, Wen-Cheng Tzou, Mau-Phon Houng, Yi-Tang Chiu, and Cheng-Fu Yang
(Received September 30, 2016; Accepted December 22, 2016)
Keywords: Eu2O3-doped BaZrO3 phosphors, raw materials, particle size, nanoscale
In this study, the raw materials of BaCO3 and ZrO2 powders with different average diameters were used to prepare BaZrO3:Eu0.025 phosphors by the solid-state reaction method. The raw materials with different average diameters were prepared by mixing them by the ball milling method and/or grinding them in a nanoscale grinding machine. As different grinding processes were used, the BaCO3 and ZrO2 powders had the average diameters of 2124, 707, 645, and 496 nm. When raw materials with the average diameter of 2124 nm were used and the calcination temperature was changed from 1100 to 1400
Corresponding author: Cheng-Fu Yang
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