Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window

High-resolution low-level Brillouin spectroscopy in solids

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Durand, G. ; Gordon McKay Lab., Harvard Univ., Cambridge, Mass. ; Pine, A.

In this paper some of the experimental considerations for obtaining phonon attenuation in solids by Brillouin scattering are described. Measurements of room temperature damping of longitudinal hypersonic waves in α-quartz, fused silica, and calcium fluoride are reported. The observed phonon frequency and linewidth for backward scattering of 6328-Å light in these solids is typically ∼ 30 GHz and ∼ 30 MHz (FWHM), respectively. This corresponds to a damping length ofsim 60 mu, which is inaccessible by conventional ultrasonics techniques.

Published in:

Quantum Electronics, IEEE Journal of  (Volume:4 ,  Issue: 9 )

Date of Publication:

Sep 1968

Need Help?

IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.