RESEARCH PAPERS ( 2004-2006)

  1. Y.-H. Bing and Z.-G. Ye,  “Synthesis, Phase Segregation and Properties of Piezo-/Ferroelectric (1−x)Pb(Sc1/2Nb1/2)O3–xPbTiO3 Single Crystals”,   J. Crystal Growth, 287 (2), 326-329 (2006)
  2. K. Babooram and Z.-G. Ye,  “New Soft Chemical Routes to Ferroelectric SrBi2Ta2O9“,  Chem. Mater. , 18, 532 – 540 (2006).
  3. G. Xu, Z. Zhong, Y. Bing, Z.-G. Ye, and G. Shirane,  “Electric Field-Induced Redistribution of Polar Nano-Regions in a Relaxor Ferroelectric”,   Nature Materials, 5, 134 – 140 (2006).
  4. M. J. Katz, P. M. Aguiar, R. J. Batchelor, A. A. Bokov, Z.-G. Ye, S. Kroeker and D. B. Leznoff, “Structure and Multinuclear Solid-State NMR of a Highly Birefringent Lead-Gold Cyanide Coordination Polymer”,   J. Amer. Chem. Soc., 128, 3669 – 3676 (2006).
  5. J. T. McCann, J. I. L. Chen, Dan Li, Z.-G. Ye, Y. Xia,   “Electrospinning of Polycrystalline Barium Titanate Nanofibers with Controbllable Morphology and Alignment”,    Chem. Phys. Lett., 424, 162 – 166 (2006).
  6. E. L. Venturini, R. K. Grubbs, G. A. Samara, Y. Bing and Z.-G. Ye,   “The Ferroelectric and Relaxor Properties of Pb(Sc0.5Nb0.5)O3: Influence of Pressure and Biasing Electric Field”,   Phys. Rev. B, 74, 064108/1-9 (2006).
  7. A. A. Bokov, M. Maglione, A. Simon and Z.-G. Ye,   “Dielectric Behavior of Ba(Ti1-xZrx)O3 Solid Solution”,  Ferroelectrics, 337, 169-178 (2006).
  8. J.-H. Ko, D. H. Kim, S. Kojima, W. Chen and Z.-G. Ye,  “Hysteresis in Acoustic Properties of Ferroelectric Relaxor Pb[(Zn1/3Nb2/3)0.955Ti0.045]O3 Single Crystals Studied by Brillouin and Dielectric Spectroscopies”,   J. Appl. Phys., 100, 066106/1-3 (2006).
  9. A. Hilczer, M. Szafrański, A. A. Bokov and Z.-G. Ye,   “Effect of Hydrostatic Pressure on the Dielectric Properties of PMN-0.31PT Single Crystal”,   Ferroelectrics, 339, 75 – 84 (2006).
  10. H. Wang, J. Zhu, N. Lu, A. A. Bokov, Z.-G. Ye and X. W. Zhang,  “Hierarchical Micro/Nanoscale Domain Structure in Mc Phase of (1-x)Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3-xPbTiO3 Single Crystal”,   Appl. Phys. Lett., 89, 042908/1-3 (2006).
  11. M. Matsuura, K. Hirota, P. M. Gehring, W. Chen, Z.-G. Ye and G. Shirane,   “Composition Dependence of the Diffuse Scattering in Relaxor (1-x)Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3-xPbTiO3 (x=0, 0.10)”, Physica B, 385-386, 123 - 125 (2006).
  12. C. Lei, A. A. Bokov and Z.-G. Ye,   “Relaxor Behavior in Ba(Ti0.72Sn0.28)O3 Solid Solution”, Ferroelectrics, 339, 129 – 136 (2006).
  13. A. A. Bokov and Z.-G. Ye, “Double Freezing of Dielectric Response in Relaxor Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3 Crystal”,   Phys. Rev. B, 74, 132102/1-4(2006).
  14. J. Zylberberg and Z.-G. Ye,   “Improved Dielectric Properties in Bismuth-Doped LaAlO3”,  J. Appl. Phys., 100, 086102/1-3 (2006).
  15. W. M. Zhu and Z.-G. Ye,   “Improved Dielectric and Ferroelectric Properties of High Curie Temperature (1-x)BiFeO3-xPbTiO3 Ceramics by Aliovalent Ionic Substitution",   Appl. Phys. Lett., 89, 232904 (2006).
  16. M. Matsuura, K. Hirota, P. M. Gehring, Z.-G. Ye, W. Chen and G. Shirane, “Composition Dependence of the Diffuse Scattering in the Relaxor Ferroelectric Compounds
  17. (1-x)Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3-xPbTiO3 (0 £ x £ 0.40)”,   Phys. Rev. B, 74, 144107/1-10 (2006).
  18. Y. Bing, A. Bokov, Z.-G. Ye, B. Noheda and G. Shirane,   "Structural Phase Transition and Dielectric Relaxation in Pb(Zn1/3Nb2/3)O3 Single Crystals”    J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, 17, 2493 – 2507 (2005).
  19. H.-Y. Guo and Z.-G. Ye,    “Electric Characterization and Microstructure of HfO2 Thin Films Prepared by Chemical Solution Deposition”, Mater. Sci. Eng. B, 120, 68 – 71 (2005).
  20. Y.-H. Bing and Z.-G. Ye,   “Effects of Growth Conditions on the Domain Structure and Dielectric Properties of (1-x)Pb(Sc1/2Nb1/2)O3-xPbTiO3 Single Crystals”    Mater. Sci. Eng. B, 120, 72 - 75 (2005).
  21. H. Wang, H, Xu, H, Luo, Z. Yin, A. A. Bokov and Z.-G. Ye,   “Dielectric Anomalies of the Relaxor-Based 0.9Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3-0.1PbTiO3 Single Crystals”,   Appl. Phys. Lett., 87, 012904 (2005).
  22. M. Matam Kumar and Z.-G. Ye,   “Scaling of Conductivity Spectra in the Acceptor-Doped Ferroelectric SrBi2Ta2O9”,    Phys. Rev. B, 72, 024104/1-5 (2005).
  23. A. A. Bokov and Z.-G. Ye,   “Polar Nanodomains and Relaxor Behavior in (1-x)Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3 – xPbTiO3 Crystals with x = 0.3 - 0.5”,  Mater. Sci. Eng. B, 120, 206 – 209 (2005).
  24. T. R. Welberry, M. J. Gutmann, H. Woo, D. J. Goossens, G. Xu, C. Stock, W. Chen and Z.-G. Ye, “Single-Crystal Neutron Diffuse Scattering and Monte Carlo Study of the Relaxor Ferroelectric Pb(Zn1/3Nb2/3)O3 (PZN)”,    J. Appl. Crystallogr., 38, 639 – 647 (2005).
  25. K. Babooram, and Z.-G. Ye,   ‘SrBi2Ta2O9 Ceramics Prepared by a New Precipitation Method’, in “Proceedings of the 2004 14th IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectrics”, IEEE, pp. 161-164 (2005).
  26. O. Svitelskiy, D. La-Orauttapong, J. Toulouse, W. Chen, and Z.-G. Ye,   “PbTiO3 Addition and Internal Dynamics in Pb(Zn1/3Nb2/3)O3 Crystal Studied by Raman Spectroscopy”,  Phys. Rev. B., 72, 172106/1-4 (2005).
  27. H.-Y. Guo and Z.-G. Ye,   “Impedance Spectroscopic Characterization of Sol-gel Prepared SrTiO3 Thin Films on Silicon”,   Ferroelectrics, 318, 193 - 199  (2005).
  28. J. Toulouse, F. Jiang, O. Svitelskiy, W. Chen, and Z.-G. Ye,   “Temperature Evolution of the Relaxor Dynamics in Pb(Zn1/3Nb2/3)O3 (PZN): A Critical Raman Analysis”,   Phys. Rev. B., 72, 184106 (2005).
  29. J. I. L. Chen, M. Mahesh-Kumar and Z.-G. Ye,   “A New Ferroelectric Solid Solution System of LaCrO3-BiCrO3”,    J. Solid State Chem., 177, 1501 – 1507 (2004).
  30. C. Stock, R. J. Birgeneau, S. Wakimoto, J. S. Gardner, W. Chen, Z.-G. Ye, and G. Shirane, “Universal Static and Dynamic Properties of the Structural Transition in Pb(Zn1/3Nb2/3)O3”,  Phys. Rev. B, 69, 094104/1-10 (2004).
  31. V. Babooram, H. Tailor and Z.-G. Ye,   “Phase Formation and Dielectric Properties of 0.90Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3-0.10PbTiO3 Ceramics Prepared by a New Sol-Gel Method”,   Ceram. Intl., 30, 1411 – 1417 (2004).
  32. A. A. Bokov and Z.-G. Ye,   “Domain structure in the Monoclinic Pm Phase of Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3 – PbTiO3 Single Crystals”,   J. Appl. Phys., 95, 6347 – 6359 (2004).
  33. W. M. Zhu and Z.-G. Ye,   “Effects of Chemical Modification on the Electrical Properties of 0.67BiFeO3 - 0.33PbTiO3 Ferroelectric Ceramics”,   Ceram. Intl., 30, 1435 – 1442 (2004).
  34. W. M. Zhu and Z.-G. Ye,   “Ternary Pb(Yb1/2Nb1/2)O3–PbZrO3–PbTiO3 System as High-TC/High-Piezoelectric Materials”,   Ceram. Intl., 30, 1443 – 1448 (2004).
  35. J. I. L. Chen and Z.-G. Ye,   “Ferroelectricity in La1-xBixCrO3 Solid Solutions”   Ferroelectrics , 301, 175 - 177 (2004).
  36. G. Xu, Z. Zhong, Y. Bing, Z.-G. Ye, C. Stock and G. Shirane,  “An Anomalous Phase in the Relaxor Ferroelectric Pb(Zn1/3Nb2/3)O3”,    Phys. Rev. B, 70, 064107/1-6 (2004).
  37. Z.-G. Ye and A. A. Bokov,   “Dielectric and Structural Properties of Relaxor Ferroelectrics”, Ferroelectrics, 302, 227 - 231 (2004).
  38. K. Toda, H. Sato, A. Sugawara, S. Tokuoka, K. Uematsu, M. Sato, A. Bokov and Z.-G. Ye, “Preparation of KNbO3 Nanoparticles at Room Temperature”,    Key Eng. Mater., 269, 165 – 168 (2004).
  39. V. Yu. Topolov and Z.-G. Ye,  “Coexistence of Morphortropic Phases in (1-x) Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3 – xPbTiO3  Solid Solution”,   Phys. Rev. B, 70, 094113/1-8 (2004).
  40. P. M. Gehring, W. Chen, Z.-G. Ye and G. Shirane,   “The Non-Rhombohedral Low-Temperature Structure of PMN-10%PT”,   J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, 16, 7113 - 7121 (2004).
  41. K. Babooram and Z.-G. Ye,   “Polyethylene Glycol-Based New Solution Route to Relaxor Ferroelectric 0.65Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3-0.35PbTiO3”,   Chem. Mater., 16, 5365 – 5371 (2004).