Electronic Transport Properties of Graphite Acceptor Compounds

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Calculations of the magnetoresistance of graphite acceptor compounds are made using a tight binding model for the carrier dispersion proposed by Blinowski et al, and measured values of the zero-field resistivity. It is shown that, if a reasonable physical model is used for the mobilities, the magnetoresistance cannot be fitted with two- or three-carrier models. Suggestions for the origin of the magnetoresistance are made.

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Spain, I.L., Volin, K.J. Electronic Transport Properties of Graphite Acceptor Compounds. MRS Online Proceedings Library 20, 173 (1982). https://doi.org/10.1557/PROC-20-173

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