Single crystals of the anisotropic Kagome staircase compounds Ni3V2O8 and Co3V2O8

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Balakrishnan, G.; Petrenko, O. A.; Lees, M. R.; Paul, D. McK.;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1088/0953-8984/16/29/L02
  • Subject: Condensed Matter - Strongly Correlated Electrons | Condensed Matter - Materials Science
    arxiv: Condensed Matter::Strongly Correlated Electrons

Compounds with a Kagome type lattice are known to exhibit magnetic frustration. Large single crystals of two compounds Ni3V2O8 and Co3V2O8, which are variants of a Kagome net lattice, have been grown successfully by the floating zone technique using an optical image fur... View more
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