Magnetism and transport properties of melt-spun ribbon Cu2MnAl Heusler alloy

Ming Zhang*, Guodong Liu, Yuting Cui, Haining Hu, Zhuhong Liu, Jinglan Chen, Guangheng Wu, Yu Sui, Zhengnan Qian, Xixiang Zhang

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The magnetism and transport characterizations of the melt-spun ribbon Cu2MnAl alloy are presented. The temperature dependence of magnetization agrees well with the spin-wave theory. A qualitative interpretation has been given for the transport properties and led to information about the microscopic scattering mechanisms involved. A negative GMR for Cu2MnAl ribbons up to 3.5% at high field is reported. The maximal magnetic scattering resistivity is estimated by the magnetic measurements.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)328-333
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jul 2004
Externally publishedYes


  • Heusler
  • Magnetism
  • Melt-spun ribbon
  • Transport property

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics


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