Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Luminescent

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_7064

n (1889) Emitting light not due to high temperature, usually caused by excitation by rays of a shorter wavelength. (Saleh BEA, Teich MC (1991) Fundamentals of photonics. Wiley, New York)

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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