Cd substitution effect on the superconducting transition temperature in RE1-xCdxBa2Cu3Oy

Naoshi Ikeda, Sadao Higuchi, Kay Kohn

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Abstract

We report the change of the superconducting transition temperature Tc with the substitution of rare earth with cadmium in the RE1-xCdxBa2Cu3Oy system, where RE is Nd, Eu, Gd, Dy and Y. The decrease of Tc with the amount of Cd was found to be closely related to the radius of the RE3+ ion.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)209-215
Number of pages7
JournalPhase Transitions
Volume41
Issue number1-4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1993
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • substitution effect
  • the superconducting transition temperature
  • YBaCuO

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Instrumentation

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