Experimental Methods

  • Shinichiro Seki
Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)


In this chapter, the detail of experimental methods employed in this thesis are provided. These includes the crystal growth conditions for new multiferroic compounds (ABO2, MX2, ACu2O2), as well as the measurement methods to determine fundamental (magnetic, dielectric, and thermal) properties of the obtained crystals. In addition, electron spin resonance (ESR), THz time-domain spectroscopy, and polarized neutron diffraction technique are also employed to clarify the dynamical and microscopic aspects of these multiferroics.


Pulse Electric Field Terahertz Radiation Polarization Current Terahertz Pulse Dielectric Property Measurement 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Applied PhysicsThe University of TokyoTokyoJapan

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