Accession Number : AD0739259

Title :   Magnetic Phase Transitions in the Presence of External Magnetic Fields.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : GEORGIA UNIV ATHENS DEPT OF PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY

Personal Author(s) : Rives,John E.

Report Date : 01 MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : Measurements of some static and dynamic properties of several insulating magnetic compounds near magnetic phase transitions have led to a better understanding of the nature of such transitions. High resolution specific heat, differential susceptibility, and heat transport studies have all been used in this investigation. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ANTIFERROMAGNETISM, PHASE STUDIES), (*MANGANESE COMPOUNDS, ANTIFERROMAGNETISM), CHLORIDES, BROMIDES, MAGNETIC FIELDS, THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY, PHONONS, MAGNETIC PROPERTIES, CRYOGENICS

Subject Categories : Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE