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Fast ion conduction in the Gd2(ZrxTi1−x) 2O7 pyrochlore system

  • P. K. Moon
  • H. L. Tuller
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 199)

Abstract

Electrical conductivity measurements as a function of temperature, oxygen fugacity and composition were made on the Gd2(ZrxTi1−x) 2O7, solid solution system. A large increase in ionic conductivity with increasing Zr content was found and related to the intrinsic anionic disorder.

Keywords

Electrical Conductivity Measurement Intrinsic Disorder Solid Solution System Nonstoichiometric Oxide Anion Disorder 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. K. Moon
    • 1
  • H. L. Tuller
    • 1
  1. 1.Crystal Physics and Optical Electronics Laboratory Department of Materials Science and EngineeringMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA

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