Thermal expansion and magnetostriction in CeRh3B2

T. Takeuchi, A. Thamizhavel, T. Okubo, M. Yamada, Y. Inada, A. Galatanu, E. Yamamoto, Y. Onuki

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Thermal expansion and magnetostriction measurements have been performed on a single crystal CeRh3B2 with an unusually high Curie temperature TC∼120 K. The thermal expansion coefficients show a weak anomaly at TC and characteristic positive and negative peaks around 150 K for [0 0 0 1] and [1 0 1̄ 0], respectively. The magnetostriction at 4.2 K for the field along the basal plane is very small, with an order of 10-5, suggesting a localized nature of Ce - 4f moments.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e17-e18
JournalJournal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials
Issue numberSUPPL. 1
Publication statusPublished - May 2004
Externally publishedYes


  • CeRhB
  • Magnetostriction
  • Thermal expansion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics


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