Science China Physics, Mechanics and Astronomy

, Volume 53, Issue 7, pp 1199–1201

Superconducting properties of “111” type LiFeAs iron arsenide single crystals

  • XianCheng Wang
  • QingQing Liu
  • YuXi Lv
  • Zheng Deng
  • Kan Zhao
  • RiCheng Yu
  • JinLong Zhu
  • ChangQing Jin
Research Paper Recent Development of Iron Pnictide Superconductors

DOI: 10.1007/s11433-010-4031-0

Cite this article as:
Wang, X., Liu, Q., Lv, Y. et al. Sci. China Phys. Mech. Astron. (2010) 53: 1199. doi:10.1007/s11433-010-4031-0

Abstract

LiFeAs single crystal has been grown with superconducting transition temperature Tc comparable to that of polycrystals. A magnetic transition is found at about 160 K, which suggests the correlation of superconductivity with spin wave density.

Keywords

iron based superconductorLiFeAsmagnetic order

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Authors and Affiliations

  • XianCheng Wang
    • 1
  • QingQing Liu
    • 1
  • YuXi Lv
    • 1
  • Zheng Deng
    • 1
  • Kan Zhao
    • 1
  • RiCheng Yu
    • 1
  • JinLong Zhu
    • 1
  • ChangQing Jin
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of PhysicsChinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina