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First-Principles Study of the Optical Properties of SrHfO3

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The optical properties of SrHfO3,were studied by first principle using the density functional theory.The dielectric functions and optical constants are calculated using the full potential–linearized augmented plane wave (FP-LAPW) method with the generalized gradient approximation(GGA)by Wien2k package. The theoretical calculated optical properties and energy loss(EEL)spectrum yield a static refractive index of1. 924and a Plasmon energy of 27eVfor cubic phase. The complex dielectric functions are calculated which are in good agreement with the available experimental results.

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H. Salehi and H. Tolabinejad, "First-Principles Study of the Optical Properties of SrHfO3," Optics and Photonics Journal, Vol. 1 No. 2, 2011, pp. 75-80. doi: 10.4236/opj.2011.12012.


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