Electronic and Optical Properties of Domain Walls and Phase Boundaries in Bismuth Ferrite

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Part of the Springer Series in Materials Science book series (SSMATERIALS, volume 186)

Abstract

Physical phenomena involving domain walls in BiFeO3 as nanoscale functional elements have recently received considerable attention. Their nanoscopic size and flexible arrangement using thin film growth engineering solutions and applied external electric fields offer unique possibilities for novel concepts in complex oxide nanoelectronics.

Keywords

Vortex Zirconium Lithium Ferrite Titanate 

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  1. 1.School of Materials Science and EngineeringUniversity of New South WalesSydneyAustralia

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