Dielectric properties of Chromium substituted Nickel nano ferrites

Dielectric properties of Chromium substituted Nickel nano ferrites

K. Vijaya Kumar 1*,R.Sridhar2, D.Ravinder3

*1Department of Physics, JNTUH College of Engineering Sultanpur, Sultanpur(V), Pulkal (M), Sangareddy-District, 502293, Telangana State, India.
2Department of BS&H, Vignan Institute of Technology & Science,Yadadri-Bhuvanagiri-Dist.508284, Telangana State, India.
3Department of Physics, Osmania University, Hyderabad-500007, Telangana State, India.

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Background The powders of Ni-Cr Nano ferrites were synthesized with the chemical formula, NiCrXFe2−XO4 (Where X = 0.1, 0.3, 0.5, 0.7, 0.9 and 1.0) by using citrate-gel auto combustion technique. The structural characterization was investigated by X-Ray Diffractomerter (XRD). X-ray analysis shows that the samples are cubic spinel structure (single phase) without any impurity peak and average crystallite size was in the range of 8.5-10.5nm. The dielectric measurements were carried out as a function of frequency and composition (X) at room temperature in the range of 20Hz-2MHz. The real part of dielectric constant (ε’) and dielectric loss factor (tan δ) showed a decreasing trend with increasing field frequency. The ac conductivity (σac) is calculated from the dielectric measurements and it is increased with the increase of frequency. The composition dependent dielectric parameters are reported.

Keywords:  Ni-Cr nano-ferrites: Citrate-gel technique: XRD: Dielectric parameters:

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K. Vijaya Kumar,R.Sridhar, D.Ravinder. Dielectric properties of Chromium substituted Nickel nano ferrites. International Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 2018; 2:6. DOI:10.28933/ijnr-2018-01-0302


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