Thermodynamic response functions have been measured on pieces of a single crystal of blue bronze at its 180K charge-density-wave (CDW) transition and are analyzed using a free energy appropriate for a 3D-XY model.
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Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
We would like to thank C.P. Brock for assistance in X-ray diffraction and R.H. McKenzie for helpful discussions. This research was supported in part by the National Science Foundation, Grants # DMR-9300507 and EHR-9108764.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
- Condensed Matter Physics
- Mechanics of Materials
- Mechanical Engineering
- Metals and Alloys
- Materials Chemistry