The University of Southampton
University of Southampton Institutional Repository

Modifying binary Ga2S3-La2S3 glass by the addition of a third component

Record type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)

To further improve the workability of Ga2S3-La2S3 (GLS) glass suitable for 1.3µm fibre amplifiers, we have studied the addition of a series of third components (both sulphides, i.e. Na2S, CaS and In2S3, and halides, LaR3, R = F, Cl, Br and I) into the binary GLS system. This paper describes the effect of various third components on the thermal, rheological and optical properties of the GLS. The structural role of each individual addition to the GLS glass was analysed upon its chemical bonding characteristics. Some modified GLS glasses show much enhanced UV transmission and greater workability for fibre fabrication.

PDF 1142.pdf - Other
Download (434kB)

Citation

Wang, J., Hewak, D., Brocklesby, W.S. and Payne, D.N. (1996) Modifying binary Ga2S3-La2S3 glass by the addition of a third component At 10th International Non-oxide Glass Conference, United States.

More information

Published date: June 1996
Venue - Dates: 10th International Non-oxide Glass Conference, United States, 1996-06-01

Identifiers

Local EPrints ID: 76905
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/76905
PURE UUID: 663d6fb1-c21f-41c7-890c-b7542e5e3976
ORCID for D. Hewak: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-2093-5773
ORCID for W.S. Brocklesby: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-2123-6712

Catalogue record

Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:36

Export record

Contributors

Author: J. Wang
Author: D. Hewak ORCID iD
Author: W.S. Brocklesby ORCID iD
Author: D.N. Payne

University divisions


Download statistics

Downloads from ePrints over the past year. Other digital versions may also be available to download e.g. from the publisher's website.

View more statistics

Atom RSS 1.0 RSS 2.0

Contact ePrints Soton: eprints@soton.ac.uk

ePrints Soton supports OAI 2.0 with a base URL of http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/cgi/oai2

This repository has been built using EPrints software, developed at the University of Southampton, but available to everyone to use.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive cookies on the University of Southampton website.

×