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Advances in Condensed Matter Physics
Volume 2013, Article ID 382140, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/382140
Research Article

Temperature Dependence of Electrical Properties and Crystal Structure of 0.29Pb(In1/2Nb1/2)O3–0.44Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3–0.27PbTiO3 Single Crystals

1Research School of Chemistry, The Australian National University, ACT 0200, Australia
2Bragg Institute, Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organization (ANSTO), NSW 2232, Australia
3Electronic Materials Research Laboratory, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Shanxi 7100049, China

Received 31 May 2013; Revised 3 October 2013; Accepted 7 October 2013

Academic Editor: Jianhua Hao

Copyright © 2013 Qian Li et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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