Defect-band mediated ferromagnetism in Gd-doped ZnO thin films

S. Venkatesh, J. B. Franklin, M. P. Ryan, J.-S. Lee, Hendrik Ohldag, M. A. McLachlan, N. M. Alford, Iman S. Roqan

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Gd-doped ZnO thin films prepared by pulsed laser deposition with Gd concentrations varying from 0.02–0.45 atomic percent (at. %) showed deposition oxygen pressure controlled ferromagnetism. Thin films prepared with Gd dopant levels (
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)013913
JournalJournal of Applied Physics
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 7 2015


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