# Quantum Oscillations in Flux-Grown SmB_{6} with Embedded Aluminum.

@article{Thomas2019QuantumOI,
title={Quantum Oscillations in Flux-Grown SmB\_\{6\} with Embedded Aluminum.},
author={S. M. Thomas and Xiaxin Ding and Filip Ronning and Vivien S. Zapf and J. D. Thompson and Zachary Fisk and Jing Xia and Priscila F. S. Rosa},
journal={Physical review letters},
year={2019},
volume={122 16},
pages={
166401
}
}
• S. Thomas, +5 authors P. Rosa
• Published 31 May 2018
• Materials Science, Medicine, Physics
• Physical review letters
SmB_{6} is a candidate topological Kondo insulator that displays surface conduction at low temperatures. Here, we perform torque magnetization measurements as a means to detect de Haas-van Alphen (dHvA) oscillations in SmB_{6} crystals grown by aluminum flux. We find that dHvA oscillations occur in single crystals containing embedded aluminum, originating from the flux used to synthesize SmB_{6}. Measurements on a sample with multiple, unconnected aluminum inclusions show that aluminum… Expand
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