Table 3

Theoretical values
Tg (°C) Gap ENof Si-nc (eV) Diameter of Si-nc (nm)
Silicon Quartz Silicon Quartz
1,400 1.82 1.87 3.3 3.17
1,300 2.08 1.82 2.64 3.3
1,150 2.22 2.07 2.4 2.66
1,050 2.27 2.16 2.32 2.49
900 2.32 2.25

Values of the EN and diameter of the Si-nc calculated from the PL spectra as a function of the Tg.

López et al.

López et al. Nanoscale Research Letters 2012 7:604   doi:10.1186/1556-276X-7-604

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