Physical properties of ternary rare earth compounds RPt(Au)Sb

H. Suzuki, T. Yamaguchi, K. Katoh, M. Kasaya

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Abstract

Our recent work on X-ray diffraction and magnetic properties of equiatomic ternary compounds RTSb (R = rare earths, T = Pt, Au) is presented. RPtSb (R = Gd-Yb) crystallizes in a MgAgAs-type crystal structure. The electrical resistivity and Hall constant of GdPtSb suggests that R3+ PtSb with MgAgAs-type structure is a semi-metal. EuAuSb and a new compound YbAuSb crystallize in a CaIn2-type structure where the Eu and Yb ions are in a 2+ state and YbAuSb shows a Pauli paramagnetism.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)390-392
Number of pages3
JournalPhysica B: Physics of Condensed Matter
Volume186-188
Issue numberC
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1993 May 2

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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