Hari Babu, N and Jackson, KP and Dennis, AR and Shi, YH and Mancini, C and Durrell, JH and Cardwell, DA (2012) Growth of large sized y Ba <inf>2</inf>Cu <inf>3</inf>O <inf>7</inf> single crystals using the top seeded melt growth process. Superconductor Science and Technology, 25. ISSN 0953-2048Full text not available from this repository.
Neutron scattering experiments are fundamental to the study of magnetic order and related phenomena in a range of superconducting and magnetic materials. Traditional methods of crystal growth, however, do not yield single crystals of sufficient size for practical neutron scattering measurements. In this paper, we demonstrate the growth of relatively pure, large Y Ba 2Cu 3O 7 single crystals up to 30mm in diameter using a top seeded melt growth process. The characterization of the microstructural and magnetic properties of these crystals indicates that they contain <2% of impurity phases and, hence, exhibit only weak flux pinning behaviour. © 2012 IOP Publishing Ltd.
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