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RbFeCl3 (#1.0.40)

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Magnetic structure with only magnetic atoms

Reference: G. R. Davidson, M. Eibschutz, D. E. Cox, V. J. Minkiewicz, AIP Conference Proceedings (1972) 5 436 - 439
DOI: 10.1063/1.3699474
Atomic positions from: Seifert et al., Z. anorg. allg. Chemie. (1966) 342,1

Parent space group (paramagnetic phase): P63/mmc (#194)
Propagation vector: k1 (1/3, 1/3, 0)

Transition Temperature: 2.55 K
Experiment Temperature: 1.86 K

Lattice parameters of the magnetic unit cell:
12.10700 12.10700 5.95000 90.00 90.00 120.00
Transformation from parent structure: (a-b,a+2b,c;1,0,0)
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BNS Magnetic Space Group: P-6'2m' (#189.224) (non-standard)
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Transformation to a standard setting: (a,b,c;-1/3,0,1/4)
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Systematic absences for this Magnetic Space Group via

Magnetic Point Group: -6'm'2 (26.3.97)
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Symmetry-adapted form of material tensors via
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Positions and magnetic moments of symmetry independent atoms:
From now on, magnetic atoms are in boldface and colored in red. Magnetic moments are expressed in units of μB

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LabelAtom typexyzMultiplicitySymmetry constraints on MMxMyMz|M|

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Active Irreps:                                           
Irrep decomposition via

labeldim. full irrepdim. small irrepdirectionactionnumber of modespresence
mK6 4 2 special primary 1
mGM4+ 1 1 secondary 1 no

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