Ferroelectric Materials

Ferroelectrics are an important device in today’s world. They are useful both as capacitors, for example in camera flashes, or as non-volatile memory storage. The memory use of which you are most likely to be aware is in the Playstation 2.

Example of a device using ferroelectric memory technology

DoITPoMS standard terms of use

You can also view and download the animations from this TLP at CORE-Materials

First created: August 2006. Last updated: December 2006.