Exp. No.

M1658 — Approved

Title of Experiment

Superconductivity in low-dimensional Ta4Pd3Te16

Spokesperson(s) for Group

Safety Coordinator(s) for Group

Current Members of Group

Name Institution Status % of research time devoted to experiment
G.M. Luke McMaster University Professor
M.N. Wilson McMaster University Student (PhD)
Y. Cai McMaster University Student (PhD)
S.C. Cheung Columbia University Student (PhD)
B. Frandsen Columbia University Student (PhD)
A.M. Hallas McMaster University Student (PhD)
T. Munsie McMaster University Student (PhD)
F.L. Ning Zhejiang University Professor
Y.J. Uemura Columbia University Professor


Ta4Pd3Te16 is a layered low dimensional superconductor with high spin orbit coupling. We propose muSR measurements to characterize the pairing symmetry and look for exotic superconductivity.