Growth and superconductivity of nb5sn2ga crystals

Toetsu Shishido, Naoki Toyota, Humihiko Takei

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An Nb5Sn2Ga single crystal was grown for the first time from the melt of Nb, Sn and Ga by a slow cooling method. The crystal structure was tetragonal (space group (Formula presented.)) and isostructural with Nb5Sn2Si. This material exhibited superconductivity at T5=1.75 K.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1600-1601
Number of pages2
JournalJapanese journal of applied physics
Issue number10 R
Publication statusPublished - 1986 Oct
Externally publishedYes

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


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