Scientific Publications/Presentations

Chemical Bonds in Vitreous Materials


Fluoroberyllate Vitreous Systems




Flourophosphate Vitreous Systems

Spectroscopy and Structure of Some Non-Silicate Vitreous Materials

Germanium Dioxide (GeO2) containing glasses


CERN Preliminary and Internal Report
On Scintillating Glasses from AFO Research Inc.

Report on Scintillating Glasses from AFO

Physics and Chemistry of Rare-Earth Ions Doped Glasses (Eds N.Sooraj Hussain and Jose Domingos Da Silva Santos) Chapter 2:"Analysis of the Laser Transition and Non-Radiative Properties of Nd3 in Novel Fluorophosphate Glasses" Publisher:"Trans Tech Publications Inc." (Publishers in Science and Engineering), Material Science Foundations (Monograph Series), Volumes 46-47 2008

Physics and Chemistry of Rare-Earth Ions Doped Glasses

Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Volume 450, Issues 1-2, 2008, Pages 540-545

Novel alkaline-free Er3+-doped fluorophosphate glasses for broadband optical fiber lasers and amplifiers

Advances in OptoElectronics Volume 2007 (2007), Article ID 39892, 8 pages doi:10.1155/2007/39892

Fluorescence and Nonradiative Properties of Nd3+ in Novel Heavy Metal Contained Fluorophosphate Glass

From 39th International Symposium on Microelectronics, October 8- 12, 2006 San Diego, California, USA

Rare Earth Doped Photonic Glass Materials for the Miniaturization and Integration of Optoelectronic Devices.

From Photonics West, 25-31 January 2003, San Jose California, USA.

Spectral properties of Nd 3+ ion in new fluorophosphates glasses: Judd-Ofelt intensity parameters

Applied Physics B (Lasers and Optics) Appl.Phys.B78, 409-413 (2004)

Spectroscopic propertiesof Mn2+ in new bismuth and lead contained fluorophosphate glasses

Journal of Materials Research, January 2005 - Volume 20, Number 1, pp.264-270

Refractive index and low dispersion properties of new fluorophosphate glasses highly doped with rare-earth ions

Journal of Alloys and Compounds 2005 - Volume 396, Issue 1-2, pp.79-85

Optical transition properties of Yb3+ in new fluorophosphate glasses with high gain coefficient

Journal of Luminescence, September 2005 - Volume 114, Issues 3-4, pp. 167-177

Judd–Ofelt analysis of spectroscopic properties of Nd3+-doped novel fluorophosphate glass

Materials Research Bulletin December 2005 - Volume 40, Issue 12, Pages 2189-2197

Spectroscopic properties of Yb3+ in heavy metal contained fluorophosphate glasses

Scintillation Properties and Radiation Tolerance of AFO Fluorophosphate Glasses

Alkali-Free Ce-Doped and Co-Doped Fluorophosphate Glasses for Future HEP Experiments

Upcoming Irradiation of Ultrasonic and Fiber Optic

Sensors in the MITR

AFO Research Inc. Florida Office


PoC: Jack Illare III

Tel. (772) 538-1288

Fax (772) 539-7061

1717 Indian River Blvd. Suite 301

Vero Beach, FL 32960



AFO California Office

676 W Wilson Ave #A Glendale CA 91203


P.O. Box 1934

Glendale, CA 91209

PoC: Ashot Margaryan

Tel. (818) 470-2003

Fax (818) 500-8173