Interactive Resource icon  Functional Behaviour of Materials: Dielectric Materials

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Description: This set of animations introduces the principles of dielectric materials and explains them through the band theory. From TLP: Dielectric Materials
Keywords: dielectric • dielectric loss • dielectric constant • dielectric breakdown • capacitor • capacitance • breakdown • polarisation • polarization • dipole • permittivity • refractive index • insulator • polar • barium titanate • spark • band theory
Categories: Science approaches
Properties > Electrical, magnetic & optical > Conductivity
Testing, analysis & experimentation
Created by: DoITPoMS, University of Cambridge
Zoe Barber, University of Cambridge
Anna Kalorkoti, University of Cambridge
Published by: DoITPoMS, University of Cambridge
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Date created: 01 August 2008
Date added: 05 March 2010
Resource ID: 2758