Single Crystal Growth and Properties of Incongruently Melting TbB6, DyB6, HoB6, and YB6

K. Takahashi, S. Kunii

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Details of the single crystal growth of incongruently melting TbB6, DyB6, HoB6, and YB6using a crucible-free vertical floating zone method are reported. Magnetic susceptibility is reported and discussed. It is suggested that antiferro-quadrupolar ordering occurs in DyB6between 30 and 25.6 K.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)198-200
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Solid State Chemistry
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1997 Oct

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Materials Chemistry

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