Spin-Lattice Relaxation of Tunneling Impurities

  • V. S. Vikhnin
Conference paper

Abstract

The tunneling mechanisms of spin-lattice relaxation (SLR) of paramagnetic impurities with the orientational degeneracy are. investigated. Namely, phonon-induced tunneling (PIT) and ion-lattice relaxation with the participation of mixed spin-orientational and spin-tunneling states correspondingly, spin-orbit PIT and spin-orbit tunneling-controlled process.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. S. Vikhnin
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of SemiconductorsUkrainian Academy of SciencesKievUSSR

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