Epitaxial ferromagnetic Mn5Ge3 on Ge(111)

Changgan Zeng, S. C. Erwin, L. C. Feldman, A. P. Li, R. Jin, Y. Song, J. R. Thompson, H. H. Weitering

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Abstract

Ferromagnetic thin films of Mn5Ge3 were grown epitaxially on Ge(111) with solid phase epitaxy. Physical property measurements and DFT calculations revealed a picture of a metallic Stoner ferromagnet with a spin structure that is likely noncollinear.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5002-5004
Number of pages3
JournalApplied Physics Letters
Volume83
Issue number24
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 15 2003

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Zeng, C., Erwin, S. C., Feldman, L. C., Li, A. P., Jin, R., Song, Y., Thompson, J. R., & Weitering, H. H. (2003). Epitaxial ferromagnetic Mn5Ge3 on Ge(111). Applied Physics Letters, 83(24), 5002-5004. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1633684