Frontiers of 4d- and 5d-Transition Metal Oxides 1st Edition

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Gang Cao, Lance De-Long

Year 2013
Pages 328
Publisher World Scientific Publishing Company
Language en
ISBN 9789814374859
File Size 45.08 MB
File Format PDF
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New materials often exhibit novel phenomena of great fundamental and technological importance. Contributing authors review the structural, physical and chemical properties of notable 4d- and 5d-transition metal oxides discovered over the last 10 years. These materials exhibit extraordinary physical properties that differ significantly from those of the heavily studied 3d-transition metal oxides, mainly due to the relatively strong influence of the spin-orbit interaction and orbital order in 4d- and 5d materials. The immense growth in publications addressing the physical properties of these novel materials underlines the need to document recent advances and the current state of this field. This book includes overviews of the current experimental situation concerning these materials.