Effect of Barium Doping on the Field-Induced Piezoelectric Properties of Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3 - PbTiO3 Ceramics
The objective of this research was to characterize the dielectric and induced piezoelectric properties of Ba2+-doped, 0.87 Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3 - PbTiO3 relaxor ferroelectrics. The induced kt's measured at 25°C depended strongly on the Ba2+ amount and electric field, maximizing at a value of 0.59 for an applied field of 5 kV/cm and a 2% doping level. The corresponding kp was 0.38. These results correlate well with the dielectric properties; the 2% composition exhibits the highest permittivity, with the macro-microdomain transition near 25°C
W. Huebner et al., "Effect of Barium Doping on the Field-Induced Piezoelectric Properties of Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3 - PbTiO3 Ceramics," Applications of Ferroelectrics, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Aug 1996.
The definitive version is available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ISAF.1996.598122
10th IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectrics (ISAF '96)
Materials Science and Engineering
Keywords and Phrases
Barium; Calcination; Ceramics; Dielectric Measurements; Doping; Electrostriction; Grain Size; Niobium; Powders; Relaxor Ferroelctrics
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