Comparison of the EPR of the antiferromagnets Y2BaCuO5 and Gd2BaCuO5 and the high Tc superconductors YBa2Cu3O7 and GdBa2Cu3O7

F. Mehran, Stewart Barnes, E. A. Giess, T. R. McGuire

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Electron paramagnetic resonance and magnetic susceptibility measurements on Gd3+ and Cu2+ ions in the antiferromagnetic "green phase" compounds Gd2BaCuO5 and Y2BaCuO5 are reported and their relationships to corresponding measurements in the "black phase" high Tc superconductors GdBa2Cu3O7 and YBa2Cu3O7 are described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)55-59
Number of pages5
JournalSolid State Communications
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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