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Influence of Y substitutions on the magnetism of Gd5Ge4
Journal of Applied Physics
  • Durga Paudyal, Iowa State University
  • Yaroslav Mudryk, Iowa State University
  • Vitalij K. Pecharsky, Iowa State University
  • Sumohan Misra, Iowa State University
  • Gordon J. Miller, Iowa State University
  • Karl A. Gschneidner, Jr., Iowa State University
Document Type
Article
Publication Version
Published Version
Publication Date
1-1-2010
DOI
10.1063/1.3349231
Abstract
The interrelation between the specific crystallographic positions and their influence on the magnetism of neighboring atoms is examined from first principles electronic structure calculations using the Gd5Ge4 compound as a model system. The predicted preferences of the specific occupations by nonmagnetic yttrium atoms and the resulting magnetism of substituted Gd5Ge4 have been confirmed, respectively, by single crystal x-ray diffraction and magnetization experiments.
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The following article appeared in Journal of Applied Physics 107, 09A908 (2010); 1 and may be found at doi:10.1063/1.3349231.

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en
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Citation Information
Durga Paudyal, Yaroslav Mudryk, Vitalij K. Pecharsky, Sumohan Misra, et al.. "Influence of Y substitutions on the magnetism of Gd5Ge4" Journal of Applied Physics Vol. 107 Iss. 09A908 (2010) p. 1 - 4
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/gordon-miller/56/