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Author Deppe, M.; Caroca-Canales, N.; Sereni, J.G.; Geibel, C.
Title Evidence for a metamagnetic transition in the heavy Fermion system CeTiGe Type Conference Article
Year 2010 Publication Journal of Physics: Conference Series Abbreviated Journal J. Phys.: Conf. Ser.
Volume 200 Issue Pages 012026
Keywords Applied magnetic fields; Canonical systems; Continuous suppression; Critical behavior; Critical fields; DC magnetization; First order; Heavy fermion systems; Higher temperatures; Low temperatures; Metamagnetic; Metamagnetic transitions; Polycrystalline; Cerium; Cerium compounds; Electric resistance; Magnetic field effects; Magnetoresistance; Magnetism
Abstract A recent study of CeTiGe identified this compound as a paramagnetic heavy Fermion system where the full J = 5/2 multiplet is involved in the formation of the ground state. Here we present a preliminary investigation of the dc-magnetization Mdc(H) and of the magnetoresistance ρ(H) of polycrystalline CeTiGe samples in applied magnetic fields up to μ0H = 14 T. The results reveal a pronounced metamagnetic transition at a critical field μ0Hc ≈ 13.5 T at low temperatures, with a step like increase in Mdc(H) of at least 0.6 μB/Ce. The metamagnetic transition leads to a strong decrease in ρ(H). A clear hysteresis in Mdc(H) and ρ(H) indicate that in CeTiGe these metamagnetic features correspond to a true thermodynamic, first order type transition in contrast to the critical behavior observed in the canonical system CeRu2Si2. Measurements at higher temperatures showed a continuous suppression of the metamagnetic transition with increasing T, which vanishes at T ∼ 30 K. © 2010 IOP Publishing Ltd.
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Notes Conference code: 81773; Export Date: 10 December 2010; Source: Scopus; Art. No.: 012026; doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/200/1/012026; Language of Original Document: English; Correspondence Address: Deppe, M.; Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids, D-01187 Dresden, Germany; email: Hicha.Deppe@cpfs.mpg.de; References: Gegenwart, P., Si, Q., Steglich, F., (2008) Nature Phys., 4 (3), p. 186; Sachdev, S., (2008) Nature Phys., 4 (3), p. 173; Blundell, S., (2001) Oxford Master Series in Condensed Matter Physics, , (Oxford University Press); Monthoux, P., Lonzarich, G.G., (2001) Phys. Rev., 63 (5), p. 054529; Morozkin, A.V., Seropegin Yu, D., Leonov, A.V., Sviridov, I.A., Tskhadadze, I.A., Nikitin, S.A., (1998) J. Alloys Comput., 267, pp. 14-15R; Welter, R., Vernière, A., Venturini, G., Malaman, B., (1999) J. Alloys. Compounds, 283 (1-2), p. 54; Deppe, M., Caroca-Canales, N., Hartmann, S., Oeschler, N., Geibel, C., (2009) J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, 21 (20), p. 206001; Hewson, A.C., (1993) The Kondo Problem to Heavy Fermions (Cambridge Studies in Magnetism), 2. , ed D Edwards and D Melville (Cambridge: Cambridge University press); Haen, P., Flouquet, J., Lapierre, F., Lejay, P., Remenyi, G., (1987) J. Low Temp. Phys., 67 (5-6), p. 391; Sakakibara, T., Tayama, T., Matamura, K., Maezawa, K., Onuki, Y., Amitsuka, H., (1995) Phys. Rev., 51 (17), p. 12030; Andreev, A.V., Vejpravov, J., Prokleška, J., Sechovsky, V., (2008) Physica, 403 (5-9), p. 744 Approved no
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Author Esparza, D.A.; D'Ovidio, C.A.; Guimpel, J.; Osquiguil, E.; Civale, L.; de la Cruz, F.
Title The granular nature of bulk superconductivity at 40K in La1.8Sr0.2CuO4 Type Journal Article
Year 1987 Publication Solid State Communications Abbreviated Journal Solid State Commun.
Volume 63 Issue 2 Pages 137-140
Keywords CERAMIC MATERIALS; GRANULAR MATERIALS; LANTHANUM COMPOUNDS – Electric Conductivity; CRITICAL FIELDS; HIGH TEMPERATURE SUPERCONDUCTOR; MAGNETIC FLUX EXPULSION; TEMPERATURE DEPENDENCE; SUPERCONDUCTING MATERIALS
Abstract We have measured the electrical resistivity, magnetic flux expulsion and critical fields of the new high temperature superconductor La1.8Sr0.2CuO4 after different heat treatments. Our data show that the complete flux expulsion in these samples is consistent with the presence of shielding currents induced in multiple connected structures. The magnetization measurements indicate that the lowest field where flux penetrates into the sample should not be taken to be the bulk Hcl. It is shown that the absolute value of the electrical resistivity and its temperature dependence are not correlated with the superconducting critical field and temperature. We discuss the behaviour of the superconducting parameters and their relation with the electrical resistivity.
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Notes Export Date: 17 April 2009; Source: Scopus; CODEN: SSCOA; Language of Original Document: English; Correspondence Address: Esparza, D.A.; Applied Research Department; Centro At Approved no
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