TITLE

Orientation dependence of the ferroelectric and piezoelectric behavior of Ba(Ti[sub 1-x]Zr[sub x])O[sub 3] single crystals

AUTHOR(S)
Yu, Zhi; Zhi Yu; Guo, Ruyan; Ruyan Guo; Bhalla, A. S.; Bhalla, A.S.
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;9/4/2000, Vol. 77 Issue 10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The dielectric properties, ferroelectric polarization, and piezoelectric strain behavior of Ba(Ti[sub 1-x]Zr[sub x])O[sub 3] (x=0.05 and 0.08) single crystals are studied for different crystal orientations. The study of dielectric properties suggests that the three phase transitions in BaTiO[sub 3] are pinched by substituting Ti with Zr but the anisotropic dielectric behavior is present in crystals of various orientations. The remnant polarization and strain behavior are also studied for different crystal directions. Higher strain and lower polarization are obtained along the pseudocubic <001> direction compared to those observed along the <110> and <111> directions in both orthorhombic (x=0.05) and rhombohedral (x=0.08) phase. The results for the <001> oriented orthorhombic crystals with x=0.05 indicate the highest strain level (∼0.25%) with almost hysteresis-free behavior and high piezoelectric coefficient (d[sub 33]=500 pC/N). © 2000 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
4413121

 

Related Articles

  • Is barium carbonate safe? Zamek, Jeff // Ceramics Monthly;Sep97, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p43 

    Reports on the effects and correct use of barium carbonate in the field of ceramics. What can be used as an alternative to barium; Explanation of Barium carbonate; Effects of barium carbonate if digested. INSET: Health and safety recommendations for handling raw materials..

  • Beautiful "Flowers" Self-Assemble in a Beaker.  // Science & Children;Summer2013, Vol. 50 Issue 9, p14 

    The article discusses research conducted by postdoctoral fellow Wim L. Noorduin at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) on the precipitation of crystals to form tiny sculptures with chemicals that are only visible with an electron microscope. Chemicals such as barium...

  • Crystal growth: Getting their morph on.  // Nature;1/22/2009, Vol. 457 Issue 7228, p360 

    The article states that Juan Manuel García-Ruiz and colleagues of the University of Grenada conducted research on a chemical feedback mechanism that creates the microcrystals responsible for the formation of precipitates known as biomorphs. Within biomorphs that are built from barium...

  • Synthesis and structural characterization of BaSr2Ge3O9. Bräuchle, Sebastian; Hejny, Clivia; Huppertz, Hubert // Zeitschrift für Naturforschung B: A Journal of Chemical Science;Dec2016, Vol. 71 Issue 12, p1225 

    BaSr2Ge3O9 was prepared by high-temperature solid-state synthesis at 1100°C in a platinum crucible from barium carbonate, strontium carbonate, and germanium(IV) oxide. The compound crystallizes in the triclinic space group P1̅ (no. 2) isotypically to walstromite BaCa2Si3O9. The structure...

  • Barium Carbonate. Gutmann, Benjamin; Chalup, Alan // American Ceramic Society Bulletin;Aug2001, Vol. 80 Issue 8, p54 

    Focuses on the production of chemical barium carbonate. Properties of the compound; Applications in the ceramics industry; Reactions with coal.

  • recipes.  // Ceramics Monthly;Mar2016, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p56 

    A list of materials used in making several glaze ceramic artworks is presented including Dolomite in the #22 Base (Currie Chicago Series), Barium Carbonate in the Smokey Green ceramic, and Yellow Iron Oxide in the Orange Crystal ceramic.

  • Models of the current-voltage dependence of BaTiO[sub 3] with positive temperature coefficient of resistivity. Kolodiazhnyi, T.; Petric, A.; Johari, G. P. // Journal of Applied Physics;4/1/2001, Vol. 89 Issue 7 

    Current-voltage j(V) characteristics of barium titanate based positive temperature coefficient of resistivity thermistors were analyzed in terms of space charge limited current, trap-filled limited current, Frenkel-Poole, double-Schottky barrier, and small radii polaron models. It is shown that...

  • Two Different Barium(II) 2D Coordination Polymers Constructed with Pyrazine-2,3-Dicarboxylate: Synthesis, Crystal Structures, and Thermal Decomposition to Barium(II) Carbonate Nanoparticles. Tabatabaee, Masoumeh; Kukovec, Boris-Marko; Amjad, Saeed; Shishebor, Masoud R. // Australian Journal of Chemistry;2016, Vol. 69 Issue 11, p1261 

    Two novel barium(II) 2D coordination polymers, {[Ba(μ-H2O)(H2O)2(μ-pyzdc)]}n (1) and {[Ba(H2O)2(μ-Hpyzdc) (Hpyzdc)]·2H2O}n (2) (pyzdcH2=pyrazine-2,3-dicarboxylic acid), were prepared by reaction of barium(II) chloride dihydrate and pyrazine-2,3-dicarboxylic acid under similar...

  • The 2011 World Market Forecasts for Imported Natural Barium Sulfate (Barytes) and Natural Barium Carbonate (Witherite) Excluding Purified Barium Oxide. Parker, Philip M. // World Trade Reports - Imports;1/ 2/2010, pN.PAG 

    Several tables and graphs related to the 2011 market forecasts for imported natural barium sulfate (barytes) and natural barium carbonate (witherite) excluding purified barium oxide for countries in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, North America and the Caribbean, Oceana, and the Middle East...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics