Scope

  • Theory;
  • Phase transitions and critical phenomenon;
  • Dielectric, piezoelectric and pyroelectric properties;
  • Crystal structure and atomic dynamics; X-ray and neutron scattering;
  • Raman, IR, sub-millimeter, THz, microwave spectroscopy;
  • Growth of crystals;
  • Domains and boundaries; surfaces and interfaces;
  • Ferroelectric polymers, liquid crystals, composites;
  • Multiferroics;
  • Probing the nanoscale ferroelectric behavior and size effects;
  • Order-disorder phenomenon, ferroelectric relaxors;
  • Novel applications and device concepts.