pyroelectricity

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generation of an electric charge on certain crystals (such as tourmaline) as a result of a change in temperature

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A number of inverse reconstructions was made against a basis set that was computed for a more complete model of the pyroelectric effect response (31), including possible interface effects between the sample and the detector.