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Single crystal growth and magnetic anisotropy of hexagonal PuGa$$_{3}$$

Haga, Yoshinori  ; Homma, Yoshiya*; Aoki, Dai*; Nakajima, Kunihisa  ; Arai, Yasuo; Matsuda, Tatsuma; Ikeda, Shugo*; Sakai, Hironori   ; Yamamoto, Etsuji  ; Nakamura, Akio; Tateiwa, Naoyuki   ; Onuki, Yoshichika; Fisk, Z.

We report recent progresses in single crystal preparation as well as physical properties of actinide intermetallic compounds. Flux techniques have successfully been applied for obtain- ing new compounds, including the heavy fermion superconductor NpPd$$_5$$Al$$_2$$ and related compounds. For plutonium compounds, where the radiation damage due to the $$alpha$$-decay of $$^{239}$$Pu is significant, a synthesis technique using the less-radioactive $$^{242}$$Pu isotope has been developed.



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