Patent Number: 6,967,330

Title: High-density polycrystalline lutetium silicate materials activated with Ce

Abstract: This invention encompasses the oxides of lutetium and silicon in various proportions and containing a dopant, optionally cerium, fabricated in the form of a translucent ceramic, and methods of manufacture and use of such ceramic.

Inventors: Lempicki; Alex (Boston, MA), Brecher; Charles (Lexington, MA), Lingertat; Helmut (Boston, MA), Sarin; Vinod K. (Brookline, MA)

Assignee: ALEM Associates

International Classification: G01J 1/00 (20060101); G01J 001/00 ()

Expiration Date: 1/22/02018