Accession Number:

AD0741037

Title:

Ferroelectrics and Antiferroelectrics

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-01-27

Pagination or Media Count:

633.0

Abstract:

The book is devoted to a systematic description of physical phenomena in ferroelectrics and antiferroelectrics. Serious attention is given to thermodynamic, dynamic and model theories of ferroelectricity, which are set forth in a form understandable to a wide range of readers. Results of experimental studies and their correspondence to theoretical representations are discussed in detail using several of the most typical ferroelectrics as an example. Considerable space is set aside for the study of ferroelectrics with the aid of new methods radiospectroscopy, Messbauer effect, scattering of slow neutrons, electrooptics, etc. A review of ferroelectric and antiferroelectric materials is given including ferroelectrics with magnetic orderliness and with a blurred phase transition.

Subject Categories:

  • Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE