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Title: Study of depression of critical temperature of praseodymium doped high <i>T</i><sub>c </sub>cuprates
Authors: Gill, R
Singh, P
Keywords: High <i style="">T</i><sub>c</sub> cuprates
Praseodymium
Superconductivity
Issue Date: Dec-2005
Publisher: CSIR
Series/Report no.: C04101:00, H01L39/00
Abstract: The recent experimental observation of the substitution of praseodymium (Pr) in high transition temperature (<i style="">T</i><sub>c</sub>) superconducting Y123 compounds gives rise to very interesting properties, such as monotonic decrease of <i style="">T</i><sub>c </sub>with increase in Pr concentration which is not satisfactorily explained yet. The depression of <i style="">T</i><sub>c</sub> is due to hole filling/hole localization, magnetic pair breaking or some kind of disorder/dislocation is still not clear. The depression of <i style="">Tc </i>in Y<sub>1-x</sub>Pr<sub>x </sub>Ba<sub>2</sub>Cu<sub>3</sub>O<sub>7-x</sub> has been explained using magnetic pair breaking, hole filling and disorder. It has been argued that the disorder along with hole filling is responsible for suppression of <i style="">T</i><sub>c</sub> and subsequently to lower order parameter (∆).
Description: 977-979
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/8913
ISSN: 0975-1041 (Online); 0019-5596 (Print)
Appears in Collections:IJPAP Vol.43(12) [December 2005]

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