Low Temperature Heat Capacity of Disordered ZrZn2

  • R. Viswanathan
  • L. Kammerdiner
  • H. L. Luo


It was pointed out recentlyl that the Curie temperature of the weak ferromagnet ZrZn2 is quite sensitive to lattice order and that it decreases with increased disorder. A well-disordered (or amorphous) ZrZn2 can be prepared effectively by quick condensation; we report here our results of low temperature heat capacity on such samples.


Heat Capacity Fuse Quartz Heat Capacity Measurement Amorphous Sample Lattice Order 
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© Plenum Press 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Viswanathan
    • 1
  • L. Kammerdiner
    • 1
  • H. L. Luo
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Applied Physics & Information ScienceUniversity of California, San DiegoLa JollaUSA

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