Spin-polarized DFT Calculation of the Magneto-electronic Properties Under Pressure of the YCrSb Half-heusler Alloy


Ilhem Benaisti
Laboratory of Energy and Smart Systems, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Khemis Miliana, Algeria
Nacir Guechi
Laboratoire d’Etudes des Surfaces et Interfaces des Matériaux Solides, University Ferhat Abbas Setif 1
Mourad Dehbaoui
Laboratoire de Physique des Techniques Expérimentales et ses Applications, Université de Médéa


Half Heusler materials XYZ are typically consisting of transition metals (X,Y) and an sp-element (Z). These materials are important in spintronics1. Half heuslers crystallize in a cubic structure with the space group no. 216.

March 8, 2022