Spin-Peierls transition in NaV2O5 in high magnetic fields

SG Bompadre, AF Hebard, VN Kotov, D Hall, G Maris, J Baas, TTM Palstra

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We investigate the magnetic field dependence of the spin-Peierls transition in NaV2O5 in the field range 16–30 T. The transition temperature exhibits a very weak variation with the field, suggesting an unusual mechanism for the formation of the spin-Peierls state. We argue that a charge ordering transition accompanied by singlet formation is consistent with our observations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)13321-13324
JournalPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter and Materials Physics)
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - 15 May 2000
Externally publishedYes


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