Effect of thickness on the microwave dielectric properties of (Mg 0.93Ca0.07)Tio3 thin films

Byoung Duk Lee, Hong Ryul Lee, Ki Hyun Yoon, Yong S. Cho

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The effect of thickness on microwave dielectric properties of the (Mg 0.93Ca0.07)TiO3 (MCT) thin films prepared by the metalorganic solution deposition technique were investigated. It could be obtained a well-crystallized MCT thin films annealed at lower temperature of 800°C compared with the bulk ceramics. As the thickness of MCT films increased up to 2 μm, the dielectric constants of MCT films were found to increase from 21 to 30 due to the reduction of interfacial dead layers effect with low dielectric constant at both electrodes. Also, the dielectric losses of MCT films tended to decrease to 0.0004 ± 0.0001 with increasing the thickness up to 2 μm due to the reduced stresses. But, the temperature coefficients of dielectric constant (TCK) of MCT films measured at 6 GHz were about +10ppm/°C independent of thickness.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)L513-L515
JournalJapanese Journal of Applied Physics, Part 2: Letters
Issue number4 B
Publication statusPublished - 2004 Apr 15

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Engineering(all)
  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)
  • Physics and Astronomy(all)


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