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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?
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    Last edited: Oct 19, 2005
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  3. Oct 18, 2005 #2

    Claude Bile

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