4. Dielectric Relaxation and Morphotropic Phases in Nanomaterials

  1. Philippe Goudeau2 and
  2. René Guinebretière3
  1. Jean-Michel Kiat

Published Online: 21 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118562888.ch4

X-Rays and Materials

X-Rays and Materials

How to Cite

Kiat, J.-M. (2012) Dielectric Relaxation and Morphotropic Phases in Nanomaterials, in X-Rays and Materials (eds P. Goudeau and R. Guinebretière), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118562888.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institut Pprime-CNRS, University of Poitiers, ENSMA, SP2MI, Futuroscope Chasseneuil, France

  2. 3

    Laboratoire SPCTS-CNRS, Ecole nationale supérieure, de céramique industrielle, ENSCI, Limoges, France

Author Information

  1. SMPS-CNRS, Ecole Centrale, Châtenay Malabry, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781848213425

Online ISBN: 9781118562888



  • nanomaterials;
  • relaxor compound;
  • microscopic;
  • relaxor ceramics;
  • MPB ceramics


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Dielectric relaxation and morphotropic region: definition and mechanism

  • Relaxation, morphotropic region and size reduction

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements

  • Bibliography