Accession Number : AD0719868

Title :   Interaction Effects in Solids Using Transition Metal and Rare Earth Ions as Probes.

Descriptive Note : Final scientific rept. 1 May 67-31 Aug 70,

Corporate Author : CANTERBURY UNIV CHRISTCHURCH (NEW ZEALAND) DEPT OF PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Wybourne,B. G. ; Jones,G. D.

Report Date : 04 DEC 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The report summarizes research conducted in the Physics Department of the University of Canterbury, Christchruch, New Zealand in solid state physics during the period 1967-1970 with the support of the grant AF-AFOSR-1275-67. The research described falls under the headings: Localized modes of crystal lattices; Jahn-Teller interactions; Far-infrared and Raman spectroscopic studies; Spectroscopic properties of palladium and platinum group complexes; Study of phase transitions using impurity ions as probes and Theoretical studies. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SOLID STATE PHYSICS, INFRARED SPECTROSCOPY), RAMAN SPECTROSCOPY, X RAY DIFFRACTION, ATOMIC SPECTROSCOPY, ELECTRON PARAMAGNETIC RESONANCE, ZEEMAN EFFECT, SELECTION RULES(PHYSICS), CRYSTAL DEFECTS, PHASE STUDIES, LUMINESCENCE, TRANSITION METALS, RARE EARTH ELEMENTS, NEW ZEALAND

Subject Categories : Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy
      Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE