M R Srinivasan
Articles written in Bulletin of Materials Science
Volume 5 Issue 3-4 August 1983 pp 343-363
Properties of materials exhibiting cooperative phenomena are likely to be modified on restricting the lattice size. Several such microcrystalline materials have been studied to infer general underlying principles. Ferroelectricity, ferromagnetism, superconductivity, and superfluidity in limited lattice sometimes not only show modified behaviour but also new behaviour not present in bulk. Microcrystals are considered to be free, coupled, grain-boundary-separated, or domain-wall-separated.
Volume 6 Issue 2 May 1984 pp 317-325 Dielectrics
This paper presents a review of pyroelectric materials. The physics of pyroelectric materials is described. Various pyroelectric materials are compared for their efficiency in the detection of radiation. Current trends in pyroelectric material technology are highlighted.
Volume 6 Issue 2 May 1984 pp 327-338 Microparticle Materials
Microparticles and micrograin ceramics show features distinct from the usual-sized polycrystalline materials. Amorphous state material combined with microparticle size for Pb(Zr0.51 Ti0.49)O3 mimics the dielectric behaviour of crystalline ferroelectricity in ABO3 compounds. Fine-grained Y3Fe5O12 (
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