Observation of Antisymmetric Exchange Interaction in Yttrium Orthoferrite

  • D. Treves
  • S. Alexander
Conference paper


Sensitive static torque measurements were carried out on single crystals of YFeO3 in order to determine if weak ferromagnetism in this material is caused by single ion magnetocrystalline anisotropy or by anisotropic exchange interaction.


Weak Ferromagnetism Anisotropic Exchange Ferromagnetic Component Bell Telephone Laboratory Molecular Field Approximation 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1962

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Treves
    • 1
  • S. Alexander
    • 1
  1. 1.Bell Telephone Laboratories, IncorporatedMurray HillUSA

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