Magnetic domains in the easy-plane ferromagnetic martensite

V. A. Chernenko, V. A. Lvov, S. Besseghini, Y. Murakami

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By Lorentz microscopy observations, the first evidence has been found that the one-to-one correspondence between the magnetic domains and crystallographic twins, which is well-known for the modulated tetragonal Ni-Mn-Ga martensite with c/a < 1, does not hold for the non-modulated Ni-Mn-Ga martensite with c/a > 1. This fact has been attributed to the easy-plane character of the magnetic anisotropy of the martensite with c/a > 1.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)307-309
Number of pages3
JournalScripta Materialia
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2006
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metals and Alloys


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