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DyMn2O5 (#1.599)

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Reference: S. Chattopadhyay, S. Petit, E. Ressouche, S. Raymond, V. Baledent, G. Yahia, W. Peng, J. Robert, M.-B. Lepetit, M. Greenblatt, P. Foury-Leylekian, Scientific Reports (2017) 7 14506
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-15150-w
Atomic positions from: ICSD #18308

Parent space group (paramagnetic phase): Pbam (#55)
Propagation vector: k1 (1/2, 0, 0)

Transition Temperature: 8 K
Experiment Temperature: 2 K

Lattice parameters of the magnetic unit cell:
14.58800 8.55510 5.68750 90.00000 90.00000 90.00000
Transformation from parent structure: (2a,b,c;0,0,0)
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BNS Magnetic Space Group: Pcc (#7.28) (non-standard)
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Transformation to a standard setting: (b,c,a;0,0,0)
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Systematic absences for this Magnetic Space Group via

Magnetic Point Group: m1' (4.2.10)
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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 modes
mX2 2 2 general primary 22

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