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DoITPoMS Teaching & Learning Packages Pyroelectric Materials

Pyroelectric Materials

Pyroelectric materials are found in almost every home, in the form of intrusion detectors and other devices, and this TLP will consider how they work, and what the most common ones are made of.


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