Novel electronic states of organic conductors under uniaxial stress or uniaxial strain

S. Kagoshima, M. Maesato, Y. Kaga, R. Kondo

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Abstract

Uniaxial compression is expected to play a useful role in changing electronic properties of organic conductors because of the low-dimensional electronic structures. To control the intermolecular distance only along some specific axis, we developed the method of causing uniaxial strains along any direction. Novel electronic states were found in α-(BEDT-TTF)2KHg(SCN)4 and α-(BEDT-TTF)2I3 by controlling the direction of the uniaxial strain.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)87-90
Number of pages4
JournalSynthetic Metals
Volume117
Issue number1-3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 15 2001
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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