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Journal of Electroceramics

Journal of Electroceramics

Editor-in-Chief: Harry Tuller

ISSN: 1385-3449 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-8663 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10832

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Harry L. Tuller
Dept. of Materials Science & Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA, USA

Deputy Editors:

Jennifer Rupp
Thomas Lord Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
77 Massachusetts Ave, Room 8-242
Cambridge, MA 02139, USA

Juan C. Nino
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
172 Rhines Hall
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611  USA

Editorial Board: 

Ulrich Aschauer, Universität Bern, Switzerland; Geoffrey Beach, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA; Sean Bishop, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA; Gyeong Man Choi, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea; Dragan Damjanovic, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland; Juergen Fleig, Vienna University of Technology, AustriaWook Jo, Nichtmetallisch-Anorganische Werkstoffe, Germany; Philippe Knauth, Université de Provence-CNRS (UMR 6121), France; Do-Kyun Kwon, Korea Aerospace University, Korea; Yongxiang Li, Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, China; Dennis Meier, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway; Joachim Maier, Max-Planck-Institut, GermanyDaniel Rettenwander, University of Saltsburg, Austria; Avner Rothschild, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Israel; Stanley Rotman, Ben Gurion University, IsraelNava Setter, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland; Enrico Traversa, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia;  Anke Weidenkaff, Universität Stuttgart, Germany; Anthony R. West, University of Sheffield, UK; Han-Ill Yoo, Seoul National University, Korea; Seok-Jin Yoon, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Korea, Dou Zhang, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, P. R. China

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    While ceramics have traditionally been admired for their mechanical, chemical and thermal stability, their unique electrical, optical and magnetic properties have become of increasing importance in many key technologies including communications, energy conversion and storage, electronics and automation.  Electroceramics benefit greatly from their versatility in properties including:

    • insulating to metallic and fast ion conductivity
    • piezo-, ferro-, and pyro-electricity
    • electro- and nonlinear optical properties
    • feromagnetism

    When combined with thermal, mechanical, and chemical stability, these properties often render them the materials of choice.

    The Journal of Electroceramics is dedicated to providing a forum of discussion cutting across issues in electrical, optical, and magnetic ceramics.  Driven by the need for miniaturization, cost, and enhanced functionality, the field of electroceramics is growing rapidly in many new directions.  The Journal encourages discussions of resultant trends concerning silicon-electroceramic integration, nanotechnology, ceramic-polymer composites, grain boundary and defect engineering, etc.

    The Journal of Electroceramics publishes original research papers on both scientific and technical aspects of electroceramics.  It also features invited articles and complete special issues on recent fast developing topics, recent progress, and future trends in various subfields.

    Papers dealing with processing, characterization, structure, properties, modeling, and performance of electroceramics are welcome.  This includes, but is not limited to the areas of:

    • ionic and mixed conductors
    • actuators and sensors
    • boundary controlled devices
    • wireless communications
    • electronic packaging
    • dielectrics
    • ferroelectric memory devices
    • photonics
    • magnetic recording
    • oxide electroncs
    • superconductivity

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