Transport properties of high-Tc superconductors: Fermi-liquid local-density electronic-structure predictions

N. Hamada, S. Massidda, Jaejun Yu, Arthur J Freeman

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Abstract

Transport properties of Ba1-xKxBiO3 and Nd2-xCexCuO4 are calculated by solving the Boltzmann equation using the electronic energy-band structures obtained with the local-density full-potential linearized augmented-plane-wave method. For Ba1-xKxBiO3 the calculated Hall coefficient RH is (two times) larger than experiment and has the correct (negative) sign. For Nd2-xCexCuO4 a positive Hall coefficient is obtained for the magnetic field oriented perpendicular to the Cu-O planes. This is to be compared with a negative experimental value found for x

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6238-6243
Number of pages6
JournalPhysical Review B
Volume42
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1990

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  • Condensed Matter Physics

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