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|Type:||Artigo de periódico|
|Title:||Avoided antiferromagnetic order and quantum critical point in CeCoIn5|
|Abstract:||We measured the specific heat and resistivity of heavy fermion CeCoIn5 between the superconducting critical field H-c2=5 T and 9 T, with the field in the  direction, and at temperatures down to 50 mK. At 5 T the data show a non-Fermi liquid (NFL) behavior down to the lowest temperatures. At the field above 8 T the data exhibit a crossover from the Fermi liquid to a non-Fermi liquid behavior. We analyzed the scaling properties of the specific heat and compared both the resistivity and the specific heat with the predictions of a spin-fluctuation theory. Our analysis leads us to suggest that the NFL behavior is due to incipient antiferromagnetism (AFM) in CeCoIn5 with the quantum critical point in the vicinity of H-c2. Below H-c2 the AFM phase which competes with the paramagnetic ground state is superseded by the superconducting transition.|
|Editor:||American Physical Soc|
|Appears in Collections:||Unicamp - Artigos e Outros Documentos|
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