Current trends in the development of high dielectric permittivity ceramics

  • 1 Institute of Metal Science, Equipment and Technologies with Hydro- and Aerodynamics Centre “Acad. A. Balevski”, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria,


The proposed review looks at some aspects concerning ferroelectrics that are characterized by high dielectric constant at/ or near Curie temperature. Particular attention haс been paid to the doping of BaTiO3 with rare earth elements because they prove to be very promising for the production of supercapacitors. It is pointed out that the preparation of ceramic materials with high dielectric permittivity by sol-gel method is of huge interest due to the numerous advantages inhered to this technology.



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