Observation of nuclear magnetic order in solid He3

W. P. Halperin*, C. N. Archie, F. B. Rasmussen, R. A. Buhrman, R. C. Richardson

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Measurements of TdpdT have been made along the He3 melting curve near an anomaly at Ts=1.17 mK. It is found that the solid-He3 entropy decreases by 80% in an interval of 100 μK at Ts. This is attributed to onset of nuclear magnetic order.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)927-930
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Issue number17
StatePublished - Jan 1 1974

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