Polymer Mechanics

, Volume 4, Issue 2, pp 316–317 | Cite as

Pyroelectric effect in polarized PVC

  • N. M. Kocharyan
  • Kh. B. Pachadzhyan
  • O. S. Eritsyan
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Abstract

The pyroelectric effect has been detected in polarized PVC, and the temperature dependence of the pyroelectric constant p has been measured. The latter proved to be constant and equal to 0.1 cgse/deg·cm2 at −130 to +30° C. The data show that p is proportional to the piezoelectric modulus d, with the proportionality factor k=3 · 106 at room temperature. As the temperature falls, k decreases.

Keywords

Proportionality Factor Piezoelectric Modulus Pyroelectric Effect 

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© Consultants Bureau 1972

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. M. Kocharyan
    • 1
  • Kh. B. Pachadzhyan
    • 1
  • O. S. Eritsyan
    • 1
  1. 1.Central Scientific-Research Physicotechnical LaboratoryAS Armenian SSRErevan

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