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$\beta$-NMR of a thin Pt film

Title$\beta$-NMR of a thin Pt film
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsFan, I, Chow, KH, Parolin, TJ, Egilmez, M, Hossain, MD, Jung, J, Keeler, TA, Kiefl, RF, Kreitzman, SR, Levy, CDP, Ma, R, Morris, GD, Pearson, MR, Saadaoui, H, Salman, Z, Smadella, M, Song, Q, Wang, D, Xu, M, MacFarlane, WA
JournalPhysica B: Condensed Matter
Volume404
Pagination906 - 909
ISSN0921-4526
Keywordsplatinum
Abstract

We report beta-detected \{NMR\} ( β -NMR) measurements on a 50 nm thick platinum (Pt) film grown on a magnesium oxide (MgO) substrate. The frequency of the β -NMR resonance in Pt was compared to the MgO reference frequency to estimate the Knight shift at various temperatures (100–300 K). The Knight shift was found to be negative and strongly temperature dependent. The implications are discussed and compared to other transition metals that have been studied via β -NMR previously.

URLhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921452608007035
DOI10.1016/j.physb.2008.11.139