13-18 May 2018
Casino Conference Centre
Europe/Prague timezone

TRLIF and TRLIC Laser Spectroscopy and Detection of Actinides/Lanthanides in Solutions

17 May 2018, 11:45
Marble Hall (Casino Conference Centre)

Marble Hall

Casino Conference Centre

Reitenbergerova 4/95, Mariánské Lázně, Czech Republic
Verbal Nuclear Analytical Methods NAM 4


Prof. Igor Izosimov (JINR)


This work is devoted to applications of the time-resolved laser-induced luminescence (TRLIF) spectroscopy and time-resolved laser-induced chemiluminescence (TRLIC) spectroscopy for detection of lanthanides and actinides. Pu, Np, and some U compounds do not produce direct luminescence in solutions, but when excited by laser radiation, they can induce chemiluminescence [1-4] of chemiluminogen (luminol in our experiments). It is shown that multi-photon scheme of chemiluminescence excitation makes chemiluminescence (TRLIC) not only a highly sensitive but also a highly selective tool for the detection of lanthanides/actinides.
Results of the experiments on Eu, Sm, U, Pu, and Np detection in different solutions are presented.

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  2. I.N. Izosimov, N.G. Firsin, N.G. Gorshkov and S.N. Nekhoroshkov, Hyperfine Interact., 227, 281(2014). DOI: 10.1007/s10751-013-0990-7
  3. I.N. Izosimov, Journal of Rad. and Nucl. Chem., 304, 211(2015).
    DOI: 10.1007/s10967-014-3601-4
  4. I.N. Izosimov, Procedia Chemistry, 21, 473(2016). DOI:10.1016/j.proche.2016.10.066

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Prof. Igor Izosimov (JINR)

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