Faculty Publications

Title

The relationship between perturbation theory and direct calculations of rare-earth transition intensities

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

January 1994

Abstract

We use a simplified calculation to demonstrate the equivalence between three different methods for calculating transition line strengths. These calculations demonstrate the complex interplay between spin-orbit and correlation contributions to two-photon transitions in rare-earth ions.

Journal Title

Journal of Alloys and Compounds

Volume

207