Ferroelectric-like behaviour of melanin: Humidity effect on current-voltage characteristics

Research paper by S.L. Bravina, P.M. Lutsyk, A.B. Verbitsky, N.V. Morozovsky

Indexed on: 30 Mar '16Published on: 29 Mar '16Published in: Materials Research Bulletin


The influence of low vacuum on quasistatic current-voltage (I–V) dependences and the impact of wet air pulse on dynamic bipolar I-V-loops and unipolar I-V-curves of fungal melanin thin layers have been studied for the first time.

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