Spectral Hole-Burning Study of Neutron-Irradiated Diamond

  • I. Sildos
  • U. Bogner
  • A. Osvet
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Series in Solid-State Sciences book series (SSSOL, volume 112)

Abstract

A spectroscopic investigation of a neutron-irradiated IaB-type natural diamond crystal was carried out. Persistent spectral hole-burning in the absorption lines of n-irradiation induced defect aggregates at 649.5, 655 and 681 nm was performed at 5÷200 K. By virtue of the high Debye temperature of the diamond the holes burnt in 655 nm line were observable up to ∿200 K. A weak temperature dependence of the holewidth indicates to the interaction with the localized structural instabilities, created by heavy doze irradiation.

Keywords

Burning CeF4 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Sildos
    • 1
  • U. Bogner
    • 2
  • A. Osvet
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of PhysicsEstonian Academy of SciencesTartuEstonia
  2. 2.Institute of Physics IIIUniversity of RegensburgRegensburgFed. Rep. of Germany

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