Multiple magnetic phase transitions of Gd1-xLaxMn2Ge2

A. Sokolov, H. Wada, M. Shiga, T. Goto

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

The magnetic properties of the Gd1-xLaxMn2Ge2 system with the ThCr2Si2 type structure were investigated for x = 0-0.1. The magnetic phase diagram is presented. Compounds with x ≤ 0.04 exhibit double transitions: ferrimagnetic, antiferromagnetic and paramagnetic phases appear with increasing temperature. It has been revealed that a thermally induced ferrimagnetic phase appears at high temperatures for 0.04 < x < 0.08. High field measurements revealed a metamagnetic transition for all compounds.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)289-292
Number of pages4
JournalSolid State Communications
Volume105
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 1998
Externally publishedYes

    Fingerprint

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Materials Chemistry

Cite this