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Why does't amorphous silicon oxide present piezoelectricity?

  1. Oct 18, 2005 #1
    We know quartz,viz. crystal silicon oxide is a kind of piezoelectric solid.Does the amorphous silicon oxide present piezoelectricity also. If not,Why?
    I'm not good at English, so if there is any language errors in my threads please point them out. thanks very much!
    Last edited: Oct 19, 2005
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  3. Oct 18, 2005 #2

    Claude Bile

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