As such, the book reviews both recent advances and future perspectives for these materials with the topics covered including, but not limited to, piezoelectric energy generation, ferroelectric photovoltaics, electrocaloric cooling, electric energy storage, photocatalysis, and first–principles calculations.
With its highly application–oriented approach this volume is of high interest to material scientists, solid state physicists, and engineering scientists as well as industrial researchers.
Chapter 2. Piezoelectronic energy generation
Chapter 3. Ferroelectric photovoltaics
Chapter 4. Organic–inorganic hybrid perovskites for solar energy conversion
Chapter 5. Ferroelectric ceramics and thin films in electric energy storage
Chapter 6. Ferroelectric polymer composites in electric energy storage
Chapter 7. Pyroelectric energy harvesting
Chapter 8. Ferroelectrics in electrocaloric cooling
Chapter 9. Ferroelectric in photocatalysis
Chapter 10. First–principles calculations on ferroelectrics for energy applications
Chapter 11. Future perspectives