Study on Mass Attenuation Coefficients and Optical Properties for Boro-Tellurite Glass doped with Barium
American Journal of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2018, Pages: 21-25
Received: Dec. 30, 2017; Accepted: Jan. 29, 2018; Published: Mar. 8, 2018
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Heba Ali Saudi, Physics Department, Faculty of Science, Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt
Ghada Adel, Physics Department, Faculty of Science, Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt
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The influence of BaO content on the optical properties such as energy gap, refractive index, optical basicity, molar and oxide ion polarizability, molar refraction and third order nonlinear susceptibility have been studied theoretically in [0.7 TeO2 (0.3-x) B2O3 x BaO] (x =0, 0.1, 0.2, 0.3 mole%) and analyzed the parameters related to these compositions with theoretical predictions. The mass attenuation coefficients of glass system have been calculated at different energies. The theoretical results indicate that a decrease of the mass attenuation coefficient with increasing of gamma-ray energies and that glass in the present study may be developed as radiation shielding material and new nonlinear optical materials.
Borate Glass, Optical Property, Radiation Shields
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Heba Ali Saudi, Ghada Adel, Study on Mass Attenuation Coefficients and Optical Properties for Boro-Tellurite Glass doped with Barium, American Journal of Astronomy and Astrophysics. Vol. 6, No. 1, 2018, pp. 21-25. doi: 10.11648/j.ajaa.20180601.13
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