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Dy3+‐doped CaAl12O19 phosphors were synthesized utilizing a combustion method. Crystal structure and morphological examinations were performed respectively using X‐ray diffraction (XRD) and scanning electron microscopy (SEM) techniques to identify the phase and morphology of the synthesized samples.

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Using urea as the fuel, combustion method was used to synthesize a white light‐emitting CaAl12O19:Dy3+ phosphor. The resulting phosphor had a hexagonal crystal structure. Substitution by Dy3+ ions at the cationic sites of Ca2+ was confirmed by structure analysis.


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This page is a summary of: Study of luminescence properties of dysprosium‐doped CaAl 12 O 19 phosphor for white light‐emitting diodes, Luminescence, July 2019, Wiley,
DOI: 10.1002/bio.3675.
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