Advanced Piezoelectric Materials

Advanced Piezoelectric Materials
  • Author : Kenji Uchino
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 20 June 2017
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Advanced Piezoelectric Materials: Science and Technology, Second Edition, provides revised, expanded, and updated content suitable for those researching piezoelectric materials or using them to develop new devices in areas such as microelectronics, optical, sound, structural, and biomedical engineering. Three new chapters cover multilayer technologies with base-metal internal electrodes, templated grain growth preparation techniques for manufacturing piezoelectric single crystals, and piezoelectric MEMS technologies. Chapters from the first edition have been revised in order to provide up-to-date, comprehensive coverage of developments in

Lead Free Piezoelectric Materials

Lead Free Piezoelectric Materials
  • Author : Jing-Feng Li
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 26 January 2021
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Provides in-depth knowledge on lead-free piezoelectrics - for state-of-the-art, environmentally friendly electrical and electronic devices! Lead zirconate titanate ceramics have been market-dominating due to their excellent properties and flexibility in terms of compositional modifications. Driven by the Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive, there is a growing concern on the toxicity of lead. Therefore, numerous research efforts were devoted to lead-free piezoelectrics from the beginning of this century. Great progress has been made in the development of high-performance lead-free piezoelectric ceramics

Piezoelectric Materials and Devices

Piezoelectric Materials and Devices
  • Author : M. S. Vijaya
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 19 April 2016
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Piezoelectric Materials and Devices: Applications in Engineering and Medical Sciences provides a complete overview of piezoelectric materials, covering all aspects of the materials starting from fundamental concepts. The treatment includes physics of piezoelectric materials, their characteristics and applications. The author uses simple language to explain the theory of piezoelectricity and introduce readers to the properties and design of different types of piezoelectric materials, such as those used in engineering and medical device applications. This book: Introduces various types of dielectrics

Recent Developments in Piezoelectric Ceramic Composites

Recent Developments in Piezoelectric Ceramic Composites
  • Author : Douglas L. Karst,Said K. El-Rahaiby,Said A. Mansour,CERAMICS INFORMATION ANALYSIS CENTER WEST LAFAYETTE IN.,IIT Research Institute. Advanced Materials and Processes Technology Information Analysis Center
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 04 December 1995
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This Critical Review and Technology Assessment Report presents the results of an assessment of the status of piezoelectric ceramic composites. Research on advanced piezoelectric materials has been driven by needs for various devices. The three primary application areas which have provided the research funding are: hydrophones for underwater sound detection; ultrasonic imaging; and sound and vibration absorbers. This report addresses issues such as basic principles and theory of ultrasonic transducer design, piezoceramic and other piezoelectric materials used for transducers, processing

Advanced Mechanics of Piezoelectricity

Advanced Mechanics of Piezoelectricity
  • Author : Qinghua Qin
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 29 November 2012
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"Advanced Mechanics of Piezoelectricity" presents a comprehensive treatment of piezoelectric materials using linear electroelastic theory, symplectic models, and Hamiltonian systems. It summarizes the current state of practice and presents the most recent research findings in piezoelectricity. It is intended for researchers and graduate students in the fields of applied mechanics, material science and engineering, computational engineering, and aerospace engineering. Dr. Qinghua Qin is a professor at the School of Engineering, Australian National University, Australia.

Modern Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting Materials

Modern Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting Materials
  • Author : Christopher R. Bowen,Vitaly Yu. Topolov,Hyunsun Alicia Kim
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 09 March 2016
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This book covers the topic of vibration energy harvesting using piezoelectric materials. Piezoelectric materials are analyzed in the context of their electromechanical coupling, heterogeneity, microgeometry and interrelations between electromechanical properties. Piezoelectric ceramics and composites based on ferroelectrics are advanced materials that are suitable for harvesting mechanical energy from vibrations using inertial energy harvesting which relies on the resistance of a mass to acceleration and kinematic energy harvesting which couples the energy harvester to the relative movement of different parts of

Handbook of Advanced Dielectric Piezoelectric and Ferroelectric Materials

Handbook of Advanced Dielectric  Piezoelectric and Ferroelectric Materials
  • Author : Z-G Ye
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 20 March 2008
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This comprehensive book covers recent developments in advanced dielectric, piezoelectric and ferroelectric materials. Dielectric materials such as ceramics are used to manufacture microelectronic devices. Piezoelectric components have been used for many years in radioelectrics, time-keeping and, more recently, in microprocessor-based devices. Ferroelectric materials are widely used in various devices such as piezoelectric/electrostrictive transducers and actuators, pyroelectric infrared detectors, optical integrated circuits, optical data storage and display devices. The book is divided into eight parts under the general headings: High

Thin Film Growth

Thin Film Growth
  • Author : Zexian Cao
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 18 July 2011
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Thin film technology is used in many applications such as microelectronics, optics, hard and corrosion resistant coatings and micromechanics, and thin films form a uniquely versatile material base for the development of novel technologies within these industries. Thin film growth provides an important and up-to-date review of the theory and deposition techniques used in the formation of thin films. Part one focuses on the theory of thin film growth, with chapters covering nucleation and growth processes in thin films, phase-field

Introduction to the Physics of Nanoelectronics

Introduction to the Physics of Nanoelectronics
  • Author : Seng Ghee Tan,Mansoor B. A Jalil
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 March 2012
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This book provides an introduction to the physics of nanoelectronics, with a focus on the theoretical aspects of nanoscale devices. The book begins with an overview of the mathematics and quantum mechanics pertaining to nanoscale electronics, to facilitate the understanding of subsequent chapters. It goes on to encompass quantum electronics, spintronics, Hall effects, carbon and graphene electronics, and topological physics in nanoscale devices. Theoretical methodology is developed using quantum mechanical and non-equilibrium Green’s function (NEGF) techniques to calculate electronic

Ultrasonic Transducers

Ultrasonic Transducers
  • Author : K Nakamura
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 August 2012
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Ultrasonic transducers are key components in sensors for distance, flow and level measurement as well as in power, biomedical and other applications of ultrasound. Ultrasonic transducers reviews recent research in the design and application of this important technology. Part one provides an overview of materials and design of ultrasonic transducers. Piezoelectricity and basic configurations are explored in depth, along with electromagnetic acoustic transducers, and the use of ceramics, thin film and single crystals in ultrasonic transducers. Part two goes on

Piezoelectric Based Vibration Control

Piezoelectric Based Vibration Control
  • Author : Nader Jalili
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 25 November 2009
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“Piezoelectric-Based Vibration-control Systems: Applications in Micro/Nano Sensors and Actuators” covers: Fundamental concepts in smart (active) materials including piezoelectric and piezoceramics, magnetostrictive, shape-memory materials, and electro/magneto-rheological fluids; Physical principles and constitutive models of piezoelectric materials; Piezoelectric sensors and actuators; Fundamental concepts in mechanical vibration analysis and control with emphasis on distributed-parameters and vibration-control systems; and Recent advances in piezoelectric-based microelectromechanical and nanoelectromechanical systems design and implementation.