Giant magnetic anisotropy and tunnelling of the magnetization in Li2(Li_{1-x}Fe_x)N

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Jesche, A.; McCallum, R. W.; Thimmaiah, S.; Jacobs, J. L.; Taufour, V.; Kreyssig, A.; Houk, R. S.; Bud'ko, S. L.; Canfield, P. C.;
(2014)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1038/ncomms4333
  • Subject: Condensed Matter - Strongly Correlated Electrons | Condensed Matter - Mesoscale and Nanoscale Physics | Condensed Matter - Materials Science

Large magnetic anisotropy and coercivity are key properties of functional magnetic materials and are generally associated with rare earth elements. Here we show an extreme, uniaxial magnetic anisotropy and the emergence of magnetic hysteresis in Li2(Li1-xFex)N. An extra... View more
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