Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2018, Page: 1-6
The Effect of TiO2 on Optical and Radiation Shielding Properties of BaO B2O3 Glasses
Heba A. Saudi, Physics Department, Faculty of Science, Al-Azhar University, Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt
Ghada Adel, Physics Department, Faculty of Science, Al-Azhar University, Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt
Received: Dec. 13, 2017;       Accepted: Dec. 25, 2017;       Published: Jan. 16, 2018
DOI: 10.11648/j.optics.20180701.11      View  2185      Downloads  92
Abstract
The optical properties of a new family of x TiO2 (65-x) B2O335BaO glasses are investigated. The optical parameters such as average single bond strength, optical electronegativity, optical energy gap, refractive index, optical basicity and third order nonlinear susceptibility are discussed with respect to titanium concentration. Gamma ray transmission and the parameters which affect these processes; attenuation coefficients and half value layer, were studied using the mixture rule of the XCOM program, in the energy range (1 keV-100 GeV). The results obtained probably provide good biased for prediction of new nonlinear materials and can be used as an environmentally friendly substitute for lead for industries besides their radiation-shielding property.
Keywords
Borate Glass, Optical Property, Radiation Shields
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Heba A. Saudi, Ghada Adel, The Effect of TiO2 on Optical and Radiation Shielding Properties of BaO B2O3 Glasses, Optics. Vol. 7, No. 1, 2018, pp. 1-6. doi: 10.11648/j.optics.20180701.11
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