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Contact: Ronald Cohen
rcohen@ciw.edu
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Carnegie Institution

Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Lithium Niobate

Caption: The image shows a molecular dynamics simulation of lithium niobate under a time varying electric field, which changes the sign of the polarization. Red is niobium, green is oxygen, and lithium shows a range of colors for different time steps. The niobium and oxygen are shown only for one time step for clarity. The image shows a small part of the actual simulation.

Credit: Maimon Rose and Ronald Cohen Carnegie Institution

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