Journal of Low Temperature Physics

, Volume 82, Issue 1–2, pp 1–13 | Cite as

Free energy, critical field and phase transition in rare-earth ternary superconductors

  • S. L. Kakani
  • C. Hemrajani
  • Madhu Kakani


A theoretical study of the free energy, low-temperature critical field and the order of phase transition at a lower transition temperature in rare-earth ternary superconductors ErRh4B4 and HoMo6S8 is presented using thef-d exchange model within a mean field theory. The results obtained are in satisfactory agreement with available experimental data.


Experimental Data Phase Transition Free Energy Transition Temperature Field Theory 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. L. Kakani
    • 1
  • C. Hemrajani
    • 1
  • Madhu Kakani
    • 2
  1. 1.P. G. Department of PhysicsM. L. V. Government CollegeBhilwaraIndia
  2. 2.B. Ed CollegeBhilwaraIndia

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