Publications [#318417] of Henry Everitt

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  1. Simmons, JG; Foreman, JV; Liu, J; Everitt, HO, The dependence of ZnO photoluminescence efficiency on excitation conditions and defect densities, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 103 no. 20 (November, 2013), pp. 201110 [s1&Agg=doi], [doi] .

    Abstract:
    The quantum efficiencies of both the band edge and deep-level defect emission from annealed ZnO powders were measured as a function of excitation fluence and wavelength from a tunable sub-picosecond source. A simple model of excitonic decay reproduces the observed excitation dependence of rate constants and associated trap densities for all radiative and nonradiative processes. The analysis explores how phosphor performance deteriorates as excitation fluence and energy increase, provides an all-optical approach for estimating the number density of defects responsible for deep-level emission, and yields new insights for designing efficient ZnO-based phosphors. © 2013 AIP Publishing LLC.