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The critical pressure of chromium

Published inPhysica. B, Condensed matter, vol. 403, no. 5-9, p. 1222-1224
Publication date2008
Abstract

We present first results of high-pressure resistivity measurements on pure chromium. Two pieces of evidence show that spin density wave magnetism is suppressed at a critical pressure pc≈10GPa, namely, the evolution of the ordering temperature TN(p)TN(p) and the rapid decrease of the residual resistivity close to pc. Our discussion profits from the comparison between pressurized-Cr and the Cr1-xVxCr1-xVx alloy, for which a large amount of information on its electronic properties is available.

Keywords
  • Chromium
  • Quantum phase transitions
  • High pressure
  • Resistivity
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PEDRAZZINI, Pablo, JACCARD, Didier. The critical pressure of chromium. In: Physica. B, Condensed matter, 2008, vol. 403, n° 5-9, p. 1222–1224. doi: 10.1016/j.physb.2007.10.116
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