Book Volume 105 2007

Physics of Ferroelectrics

A Modern Perspective

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ISBN: 978-3-540-34590-9 (Print) 978-3-540-34591-6 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XII

  2. Chapter

    Pages 31-68

    Theory of Polarization: A Modern Approach

  3. Chapter

    Pages 117-174

    First-Principles Studies of Ferroelectric Oxides

  4. Chapter

    Pages 219-304

    Growth and Novel Applications of Epitaxial Oxide Thin Films

  5. Chapter

    Pages 339-362

    Nanoscale Studies of Domain Walls in Epitaxial Ferroelectric Thin Films

  6. Chapter

    Pages 69-116

    A Landau Primer for Ferroelectrics

  7. Chapter

    Pages 175-218

    Analogies and Differences between Ferroelectrics and Ferromagnets

  8. Chapter

    Pages 305-338

    Ferroelectric Size Effects

  9. Chapter

    Pages 363-372

    APPENDIX A – Landau Free-Energy Coefficients

  10. Chapter

    Pages 373-384

    Appendix B – Material–Substrate Combinations Tables

  11. Chapter

    Pages 1-30

    Modern Physics of Ferroelectrics: Essential Background

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 385-389