Magnetic ordering in smni2b2c.

K. Prassides, A. Lappasc, M. Buchgeister, P. Verges

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Abstract

The zero-field muon spin relaxation (ZF-[xSR) technique is employed to study the magnetic properties of the non-superconducting borocarbide SmNi2B2C. Coherent ordering of the Sm electronic magnetic moments appears below 9.86(3) K, leading to a local field at the muon site of 1056.2(2) G at 3.3 K. Measurements on superconducting YNi2B2C reveal no evidence of either slowing-down of fluctuating or the presence of quasi-static Ni electronic moments down to 3 K.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)641-646
Number of pages6
JournalEPL
Volume29
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1995 Mar 10

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    Prassides, K., Lappasc, A., Buchgeister, M., & Verges, P. (1995). Magnetic ordering in smni2b2c. EPL, 29(8), 641-646. https://doi.org/10.1209/0295-5075/29/8/009