lead zirconate titanate


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lead zirconate titanate

[′led ′zərk·ən‚āt ′tīt·ən‚āt]
(materials)
A ferroelectric, ceramic, electrooptic material that has lower optical transparency than lead lanthanum zirconate titanate but similar other properties. Abbreviated PZT.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Kingon, "Electrophoretic deposition of lead zirconate titanate films on metal foils for embedded components," Journal of the American Ceramic Society, vol.
Lead zirconate titanate (PZT), which is a typical piezoelectric material, is widely used in the aviation [1, 2], automobile [3, 4], and precision machinery [5] industries due to its excellent performance capabilities.
Development of a highly-sensitive probe owing to the formation of a world-leading electro-optical film, lead zirconate titanate (PZT) film, on the edge of the fiber.
A flattened metal tube lined with piezoelectric lead zirconate titanate serves as the stator.
Tan, "Phase formation of Lead zirconate titanate via high energy ball milling process," Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol.
Piezoelectric ceramics such as lead zirconate titanate respond to electricity, shape-memory alloys like nitinol react to heat, while magnetostrictive materials are altered by magnetic fields.
Lead zirconate titanate (PZT) is one of the most commonly used ferroelectric ceramic materials.
Lead zirconate titanate, Pb(Zr, Ti)[O.sub.3] (PZT), and its modified forms are the most widely used piezoelectrics in industry.