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Doped Inorganic Glasses as Materials for Holeburning Storage

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000050890D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-10

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Macfarlane, RM Shelby, RM Sievers, A [+details]

Abstract

A new class of materials for photochemical holeburning storage systems consists of inorganic glasses doped with inorganic ions, such as rare earth ions or transition metal ions. Examples of glasses are silicate, GeO(2), BeF(2), etc.