Research Papers in Physics and Astronomy


Date of this Version

March 1982


Published by American Institute of Physics. J. Applied Physics 53, 2330 (1982). ©1982 American Institute of Physics. Permission to use.


Results of magnetic, Mössbauer, and structural studies are presented for (Pr80Ga20)100-xFex metallic glasses, where 0≤x≤30. For x≥20 two magnetic transitions are observed and the structural studies indicate the presence of a phase separation into at least two glassy phases, one being Fe-rich and the other Fe-deficient. Coercivities above 60 kOe are observed and the results are discussed in terms of a model involving the magnetic properties of the two phases. Journal of Applied Physics is copyrighted by The American Institute of Physics.

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