SrBeB2O5: growth, crystal structure and optical properties

Wenjiao Yao, Xiaoshan Wang, Hongwei Huang, Tau Xu, Xingxing Jiang, Xiaoyang Wang, Zheshuai Lin, Chuangtian Chen

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Abstract

A novel beryllium borate SrBeB2O5 is discovered for the first time through traditional solid state reaction and high temperature solution method. The framework of the structure is composed by two-dimensional [BeB2O5] layers determined from single-crystal X-ray diffraction data. The further structural analysis of beryllium borates reveals that the arrangement of anionic groups attributes to the structural stability. Moreover, the influences of the A-site cations on the structural features of fundamental building blocks in the alkaline or alkaline earth beryllium borates are discussed. The UV–Vis–NIR diffuse-reflectance pattern reveals that this compound has a very wide transparency range of wavelengths down to 200 nm. In addition, the properties of SrBeB2O5 were also characterized by powder X-ray diffraction, differential scanning calorimetry, and IR spectroscopy.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)256–260
JournalJournal of Alloys and Compounds
Volume593
Early online date10 Jan 2014
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 25 Apr 2014

Keywords

  • SrBeB2O5
  • Beryllium borate
  • Crystal structure
  • Optical property

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