Scaling parameters in frustrated systems: Spin glasses and relaxor ferroelectrics

Craig J. Stringer, Michael T. Lanagan, Thomas R. Shrout, Clive A. Randall

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Abstract

Through analysis of low-field AC susceptibility data in relaxor ferroelectric and magnetic spin glass solids, the key parameters of activation energy, EA, and freezing temperature, Tf, were extracted from the Vögel-Fulcher dependence of the maxima. At higher temperatures the deviation temperature, TD, was obtained from departure of the high temperature Curie-Weiss behavior. Collectively, these parameters were found to scale across different compounds and solid solutions for both the magnetic spin glasses and relaxor ferroelectrics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1090-1093
Number of pages4
JournalJapanese Journal of Applied Physics, Part 1: Regular Papers and Short Notes and Review Papers
Volume46
Issue number3 A
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 8 2007

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Engineering(all)
  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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