Variation in Superconducting Symmetry against Pressure on Noncentrosymmetric Superconductor Cd2Re2O7 Revealed by 185/187Re Nuclear Quadrupole Resonance

Shunsaku Kitagawa, Kenji Ishida, Tatsuo C. Kobayashi, Yasuhito Matsubayashi, Daigorou Hirai, Zenji Hiroi

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Abstract

We performed 185/187Re nuclear quadrupole resonance (NQR) measurements under pressure to investigate the superconducting properties of noncentrosymmetric superconductor Cd2Re2O7 under various crystal structures. The pressure dependence of superconducting transition temperature Tc determined through ac susceptibility measurements is consistent with the results of previous resistivity measurements [T. C. Kobayashi etal., J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 80, 023715 (2011).]. Below 2.2 GPa, in the nuclear spin-lattice relaxation rate 1/T1, a clear coherence peak was observed just below Tc, indicating conventional s-wave superconductivity. In contrast, the coherence peak disappears at 3.1 GPa, suggesting a change in superconducting symmetry to the p-wave dominant state against pressure.

Original languageEnglish
JournalUnknown Journal
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2 2020

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