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Department of Physics

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Dr Tom Lancaster - all publications

Journal papers: academic

  • Berlie, Adam, Terry, Ian, Giblin, Sean, Lancaster, Tom & Szablewski, Marek (2013). A muon spin relaxation study of the metal-organic magnet Ni(TCNQ)(2). JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS 113(17): 17E304.
  • Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J. & Pratt, F.L. (2013). Another Dimension: investigations of molecular magnetism using muon-spin relaxation. Physica Scripta 88(6): 068506.
  • Lapidus, SH Manson, JL Park, H Clement, AJ Ghannadzadeh, S Goddard, P Lancaster, T Moller, JS Blundell, SJ Telling, MTF Kang, J, Whangbo, MH & Schlueter, JA (2013). Antiferromagnetic ordering through a hydrogen-bonded network in the molecular solid CuF2(H2O)(2)(3-chloropyridine). Chemical Communications 49(5): 499.
  • Burrard-Lucas, Maththew, Free, David G., Sedlmaier, Stefan J. Wright, Jack D., Cassidy, Simon J., Hara, Yoshiaki Corkett, Alex J. Lancaster, Tom, Baker, Peter J. Blundell, Stephen J. & Clarke, Simon J. (2013). Enhancement of the superconducting transition temperature of FeSe by intercalation of a molecular spacer layer. Nature Materials 12(1): 15-19.
  • Ghannadzadeh, S., Möller, J.S., Goddard, P.A., Lancaster, T., Xiao, F., Blundell, S.J., Maisuradze, A., Khasanov, R., Manson, J.L., Tozer, S.W., Graf, D. & Schlueter, J.A. (2013). Evolution of magnetic interactions in a pressure-induced Jahn-Teller driven magnetic dimensionality switch. Physical Review B 87(24): 241102.
  • Pratt, F.L., Lancaster, T. , Blundell, S.J. & Baines, C. (2013). Low-Field Superconducting Phase of (TMTSF)2ClO4. Physical Review Letters 110(10): 107005.
  • Wright, J.D., Pitcher, M.J. Trevelyan-Thomas, W., Lancaster, T., Baker, P.J. Pratt, F.L. Clarke, S.J. & Blundell, S.J. (2013). Magnetic fluctuations and spin freezing in nonsuperconducting LiFeAs derivatives. Physical Review B 88(6): 060401.
  • Xiao, F., Lancaster, T., Baker, P.J., Pratt, F.L., Blundell, S.J. Möller, J.S. Ali, N.Z. & Jansen, M. (2013). Magnetic transition and spin dynamics in the triangular Heisenberg antiferromagnet α-KCrO2. Physical Review B 88(18): 180401(R).
  • Manson, Jamie L., Brown, Craig M., Huang, Qing, Schlueter, John A., Lancaster, Tom, Blundell, Stephen J., Singleton, John, Lynn, Jeffrey W. & Pratt, Francis L. (2013). Mn(dca)(2)(o-phen) \dca = dicyanamide; o-phen=1,10-phenanthroline\: Long-range magnetic order in a low-dimensional Mn-dca polymer. POLYHEDRON 52(SI): 679-688.
  • Möller, J.S., Bonfà, P., Ceresoli, D., Bernardini, F., Blundell, S.J., Lancaster, T., De Renzi, R., Marzari, N., Watanabe, I., Sulaiman, S. & Mohamed-Ibrahim, M.I. (2013). Playing quantum hide-and-seek with the muon: localizing muon stopping sites. Physica Scripta 88(6): 068510.
  • Moeller, J.S., Ceresoli, D., Lancaster, T., Marzari, N. & Blundell, S.J. (2013). Quantum states of muons in fluorides. Physical Review B 87(12): 121108.
  • Baker, P.J., Möller, J.S., Pratt, F.L., Hayes, W., Blundell, S.J., Lancaster, T., Qi, T.F. & Cao, G. (2013). Weak magnetic transitions in pyrochlore Bi2Ir2O7. Physical Review B 87(18): 180409.
  • Goddard, Paul A., Manson, Jamie L., Singleton, John, Franke, Isabel, Lancaster, Tom, Steele, Andrew J., Blundell, Stephen J., Baines, Christopher, Pratt, Francis L., McDonald, Ross D., Ayala-Valenzuela, Oscar E., Corbey, Jordan F., Southerland, Heather I., Sengupta, Pinaki & Schlueter, John A. (2012). Dimensionality Selection in a Molecule-Based Magnet. Physical Review Letters 108(7): 077208.
  • Wright, J. D., Lancaster, T., Franke, I., Steele, A. J., Moeller, J. S., Pitcher, M. J., Corkett, A. J., Parker, D. R., Free, D. G., Pratt, F. L., Baker, P. J., Clarke, S. J. & Blundell, S. J. (2012). Gradual destruction of magnetism in the superconducting family NaFe1-xCoxAs. PHYSICAL REVIEW B 85(5): 054503.
  • Schlueter, John A., Park, Hyunsoo, Halder, Gregory J., Armand, William R., Dunmars, Cortney, Chapman, Karena W., Manson, Jamie L., Singleton, John, McDonald, Ross, Plonczak, Alex, Kang, Jinhee, Lee, Chaghoon, Whangbo, Myung-Hwan, Lancaster, Tom, Steele, Andrew J., Franke, Isabel, Wright, Jack D., Blundell, Stephen J., Pratt, Francis L., deGeorge, Joseph, Turnbull, Mark M. & Landee, Christopher P. (2012). Importance of Halogen center dot center dot center dot Halogen Contacts for the Structural and Magnetic Properties of CuX2(pyrazine-N,N `-dioxide)(H2O)(2) (X = Cl and Br). INORGANIC CHEMISTRY 51(4): 2121-2129.
  • Manson, Jamie L., Carreiro, Kimberly E., Lapidus, Saul H., Stephens, Peter W., Goddard, Paul A., Del Sesto, Rico E., Bendix, Jesper, Ghannadzadeh, Saman, Franke, Isabel, Singleton, John, Lancaster, Tom, Moeller, Johannes S., Baker, Peter J., Pratt, Francis L., Blundell, Stephen J., Kang, Jinhee, Lee, Changhoon & Whangbo, Myung-Hwan (2012). Influence of HF2- geometry on magnetic interactions elucidated from polymorphs of the metal-organic framework [Ni(HF2)(pyz)(2)]PF6 (pyz = pyrazine). DALTON TRANSACTIONS 41(24): 7235-7243.
  • Lancaster, T., Baker, P.J., Pratt, F.L., Blundell, S.J., Hayes, W. & Prabhakaran, D. (2012). Persistent dynamics in the S = 1/2 quasi-one-dimensional chain compound Rb4Cu(MoO4)3 probed with muon-spin relaxation. Physical Review B 85(18): 184404.
  • Choi, S.K., Coldea, R., Kolmogorov, A.N., Lancaster, T., Mazin, I.I., Blundell, S.J., Radaelli, P.G., Singh, Yogesh Gegenwart, P., Choi, K.R., Cheong, S.-W., Baker, P.J., Stock, C. & Taylor, J. (2012). Spin Waves and Revised Crystal Structure of Honeycomb Iridate Na2IrO3. Physical Review Letters 108(12): 127204.
  • Manson, Jamie L., Baldwin, Adora G., Scott, Brian L., Bendix, Jesper, Del Sesto, Rico E., Goddard, Paul A., Kohama, Yoshimitsu, Tran, Hope E., Ghannadzadeh, Saman, Singleton, John, Lancaster, Tom, Moeller, Johannes S., Blundell, Stephen J., Pratt, Francis L., Zapf, Vivien S., Kang, Jinhee, Lee, Changhoon, Whangbo, Myung-Hwan & Baines, Christopher (2012). [Ni(HF2)(3-Clpy)(4)]BF4 (py = pyridine): Evidence for Spin Exchange Along Strongly Distorted F center dot center dot center dot H center dot center dot center dot F- Bridges in a One-Dimensional Polymeric Chain. INORGANIC CHEMISTRY 51(14): 7520-7528.
  • Lord, J.S., McKenzie, I., Baker, P.J., Blundell, S.J., Cottrell, S.P., Giblin, S.R., Good, J., Hillier, A.D., Holsman, B.H., King, P.J.C., Lancaster, T., Mitchell, R., Nightingale, J.B., Owczarkowski, M., Poli, S., Pratt, F.L., Rhodes, N.J., Scheuermann, R. & Salman, Z. (2011). Design and commissioning of a high magnetic field muon spin relaxation spectrometer at the ISIS pulsed neutron and muon source. Review of Scientific Instruments 82: 073904.
  • Lancaster, Tom, Pratt, Francis L., Blundell, Stephen J., Steele, Andrew J., Baker, Peter J., Wright, Jack D., Watanabe, Isao, Fishman, Randy S. & Miller, Joel S. (2011). Local magnetism in the molecule-based metamagnet [Ru(2)(O(2)CMe)(4)](3)[Cr(CN)(6)] probed with implanted muons. Physical Review B 84: 092405.
  • Steele, Andrew J., Baker, Peter J., Lancaster, Tom, Pratt, Francis L., Franke, Isabel, Ghannadzadeh, Saman, Goddard, Paul A., Hayes, William, Prabhakaran, D. & Blundell, Stephen J. (2011). Low-moment magnetism in the double perovskites Ba(2)MOsO(6) (M = Li, Na). Physical Review B 84(092405).
  • Pratt, F.L., Baker, P.J., Blundell, S.J., Lancaster, T., Ohira-Kawamura, S., Baines, C., Shimizu, Y., Kanoda, K., Watanabe, I. & Saito, G. (2011). Magnetic and non-magnetic phases of a quantum spin liquid. Nature 471(7340): 612–616.
  • Steele, A.J., Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Baker, P.J., Pratt, F.L., Baines, C., Conner, M.M., Southerland, H.I., Manson, J.L. & Schlueter, J.A. (2011). Magnetic order in quasi-two-dimensional molecular magnets investigated with muon-spin relaxation. Physical Review B 84: 064412.
  • Franke, I., Baker, P.J., Blundell, S.J., Lancaster, T., Hayes, W., Pratt, F.L. & Cao, G. (2011). Measurement of the internal magnetic field in the correlated iridates Ca(4)IrO(6), Ca(5)Ir(3)O(12), Sr(3)Ir(2)O(7) and Sr(2)IrO(4). Physical Review B 83: 094416.
  • Lancaster, T., Moeller, J.S., Blundell, S.J., Pratt, F.L., Baker, P.J., Guidi, T., Timco, G.A. & Winpenny, R.E.P. (2011). Observation of a level crossing in a molecular nanomagnet using implanted muons. Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 23: 242201.
  • Baker, P.J., Franke, I., Pratt, F.L., Lancaster, T., Prabhakaran, D., Hayes, W. & Blundell, S.J. (2011). Probing magnetic order in LiMPO(4) (M = Ni, Co, Fe) and lithium diffusion in Li(x)FePO(4). Physical Review B 84: 174403.
  • Manson, Jamie L., Lapidus, Saul H., Stephens, Peter W., Peterson, Peter K., Carreiro, Kimberly E., Southerland, Heather I., Lancaster, Tom, Blundell, Stephen J., Steele, Andrew J., Goddard, Paul A., Pratt, Francis L., Singleton, John, Kohama, Yoshimitsu, McDonald, Ross D., Del Sesto, Rico E., Smith, Nickolaus A., Bendix, Jesper, Zvyagin, Sergei A., Kang, Jinhee, Lee, Changhoon, Whangbo, Myung-Hwan, Zapf, Vivien S. & Plonczak, Alex (2011). Structural, Electronic, and Magnetic Properties of Quasi-1D Quantum Magnets [Ni(HF(2)(pyz)(2)]X (pyz = pyrazine; X = PF(6)(-), SbF(6)(-) Exhibiting Ni-FHF-Ni and Ni-pyz-Ni Spin Interactions. Inorganic Chemistry 50: 5990.
  • Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Pratt, F.L. & Schlueter, J.A. (2011). Superconductivity and fluctuating magnetism in quasi-two-dimensional kappa-(BEDT-TTF)(2)Cu[N(CN)(2)]Br probed with implanted muons. Physical Review B 83: 024504.
  • Manson, Jamie L., Warter, Michelle L., Schlueter, John A., Lancaster, Tom, Steele, Andrew J., Blundell, Stephen J., Pratt, Francis L., Singleton, John, McDonald, Ross D., Lee, Changhoon, Whangbo, Myung-Hwan & Plonczak, Alex (2011). [Cu(HF2)(2)(pyrazine)](n): A Rectangular Antiferromagnetic Lattice with a Spin Exchange Path Made Up of Two Different FHF- Bridges. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION 50(7): 1573-1576.
  • Pitcher, Michael J., Lancaster, Tom, Wright, Jack D., Franke, Isabel, Steele, Andrew J., Baker, Peter J., Pratt, Francis L., Thomas, William Trevelyan, Parker, Dinah R., Blundell, Stephen J. & Clarke, Simon J. (2010). Compositional Control of the Superconducting Properties of LiFeAs. Journal of the American Chemical Society 132: 10467.
  • Parker, Dinah R., Smith, Matthew J.P., Lancaster, Tom, Steele, Andrew J., Franke, Isabel, Baker, Peter J., Pratt, Francis L., Pitcher, Michael J., Blundell, Stephen J. & Clarke, Simon J. (2010). Control of the Competition between a Magnetic Phase and a Superconducting Phase in Cobalt-Doped and Nickel-Doped NaFeAs Using Electron Count. Physical Review Letters 104(5): 057007.
  • Lewtas, H.J., Lancaster, T., Baker, P.J., Blundell, S.J., Prabhakaran, D. & Pratt, F.L. (2010). Local magnetism and magnetoelectric effect in HoMnO(3) studied with muon-spin relaxation. 81: 014402.
  • Sugano, Tadashi, Blundell, Stephen J., Lancaster, Tom, Pratt, Francis L. & Mori, Hatsumi (2010). Magnetic order in the purely organic quasi-one-dimensional ferromagnet 2-benzimidazolyl nitronyl nitroxide. Physical Review B 82: 180401.
  • Baker, P.J., Lancaster, T., Franke, I., Hayes, W., Blundell, S.J., Pratt, F.L., Jain, P., Wang, Z. -M. & Kurmoo, M. (2010). Muon spin relaxation investigation of magnetic ordering in the hybrid organic-inorganic perovskites [(CH(3)(2)NH(2)]M(HCOO)(3) (M=Ni, Co, Mn, Cu). Physical Review B 82: 012407.
  • Lancaster, T., Pratt, F.L., Blundell, S.J., McKenzie, I. & Assender, H.E. (2010). Muon-fluorine entanglement in fluoropolymers. Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 21: 346004.
  • Baker, P.J., Lewtas, H.J., Blundell, S.J., Lancaster, T., Franke, I., Hayes, W., Pratt, F.L., Bohaty, L. & Becker, P. (2010). Muon-spin relaxation and heat capacity measurements on the magnetoelectric and multiferroic pyroxenes LiFeSi(2)O(6) and NaFeSi(2)O(6). 81: 214403.
  • Blundell, S.J., Lancaster, T., Pratt, F.L., Baker, P.J., Hayes, W., Ansermet, J. -P. & Comment, A. (2010). Phase transition in the localized ferromagnet EuO probed by mu SR. Physical Review B 81: 092407.
  • Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Pratt, F.L., Franke, I., Steele, A.J., Baker, P.J., Salman, Z., Baines, C., Watanabe, I., Carretta, S., Timco, G.A. & Winpenny, R.E.P. (2010). Relaxation of muon spins in molecular nanomagnets. Physical Review B 81: 140409.
  • Manson, Jamie L., Lancaster, Tom, Blundell, Stephen J., Qiu, Yiming, Singleton, John, Sengupta, Pinaki, Pratt, Francis L., Kang, Jinhee, Lee, Changhoon & Whangbo, Myung-Hwan (2010). Spin fluctuations and orbital ordering in quasi-one-dimensional alpha-Cu(dca)(2)(pyz) \dca = dicyanamide = N(CN)(2)(-); pyz = pyrazine\, a molecular analogue of KCuF(3). Polyhedron 29: 514.
  • Manson, Jamie L., Stone, Kevin H., Southerland, Heather I., Lancaster, Tom, Steele, Andrew J., Blundell, Stephen J., Pratt, Francis L., Baker, Peter J., McDonald, Ross D., Sengupta, Pinaki, Singleton, John, Goddard, Paul A., Lee, Changhoon, Whangbo, Myung-Hwan, Warter, Michelle M., Mielke, Charles H. & Stephens, Peter W. (2009). Characterization of the Antiferromagnetism in Ag(pyz)(2)(S(2)O(8) (pyz = Pyrazine) with a Two-Dimensional Square Lattice of Ag(2+) Ions. Journal of the American Chemical Society 131: 4590.
  • Drew, A.J., Niedermayer, Ch., Baker, P.J., Pratt, F.L., Blundell, S.J., Lancaster, T., Liu, R.H., Wu, G., Chen, X.H., Watanabe, I., Malik, V.K., Dubroka, A., Roessle, M., Kim, K.W., Baines, C. & Bernhard, C. (2009). Coexistence of static magnetism and superconductivity in SmFeAsO(1-x)F(x) as revealed by muon spin rotation. Nature Materials 8(4): 310-314.
  • Pratt, F.L., Baker, P.J., Blundell, S.J., Lancaster, T., Lewtas, H.J., Adamson, P., Pitcher, M.J., Parker, D.R. & Clarke, S.J. (2009). Enhanced superfluid stiffness, lowered superconducting transition temperature, and field-induced magnetic state of the pnictide superconductor LiFeAs. Physical Review B 79: 052508.
  • Claridge, John B., Hughes, Helen, Bridges, Craig A., Allix, Mathieu, Suchomel, Matthew R., Niu, Hongjun, Kuang, Xiaojun, Rosseinsky, Matthew J., Bellido, Natalia, Grebille, Dominique, Perez, Olivier, Simon, Charles, Pelloquin, Denis, Blundell, Stephen J., Lancaster, Tom, Baker, Peter J., Pratt, Francis L. & Halasyamani, P. Shiv (2009). Frustration of Magnetic and Ferroelectric Long-Range Order in Bi(2)Mn(4/3)Ni(2/3)O(6). Journal of the American Chemical Society 131: 14000.
  • Salman, Z., Baker, P.J., Blundell, S.J., Cottrell, S.P., Giblin, S.R., Hillier, A.D., Holsman, B.H., King, P.J.C., Lancaster, T., Lord, J.S., McKenzie, I., Nightingale, J., Pratt, F.L. & Scheuermann, R. (2009). HiFi-A new high field muon spectrometer at ISIS. Physica B 404: 978.
  • Pratt, Francis, Lancaster, Tom, Baker, Peter, Blundell, Stephen, Kaneko, Wakako, Ohba, Masaaki, Kitagawa, Susumu, Ohira-Kawamura, Seiko & Takagi, Seishi (2009). Muon spin relaxation studies of critical fluctuations and diffusive spin dynamics in molecular magnets. Physica B 404: 585.
  • Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Baker, P.J., Lewtas, H.J., Hayes, W., Pratt, F.L., Yi, H.T. & Cheong, S. -W. (2009). Spin freezing and dynamics in Ca(3)Co(2-x)Mn(x)O(6) (x approximate to 0.95) investigated with implanted muons: Disorder in the anisotropic next-nearest-neighbor Ising model. Physical Review B 80: 020409.
  • Manson, Jamie L., Schlueter, John A., Funk, Kylee A., Southerland, Heather I., Twamley, Brendan, Lancaster, Tom, Blundell, Stephen J., Baker, Peter J., Pratt, Francis L., Singleton, John, McDonald, Ross D., Goddard, Paul A., Sengupta, Pinaki, Batista, Cristian D., Ding, Letian, Lee, Changhoon, Whangbo, Myung-Hwan, Franke, Isabel, Cox, Susan, Baines, Chris & Trial, Derek (2009). Strong H center dot center dot center dot F Hydrogen Bonds as Synthons in Polymeric Quantum Magnets: Structural, Magnetic, and Theoretical Characterization of [Cu(HF(2)(pyrazine)(2)]SbF(6), [Cu(2)F(HF)(HF(2)(pyrazine)(4)](SbF(6)(2), and [CuAg(H(3)F(4)(pyrazine)(5)](SbF(6)(2). Journal of the American Chemical Society 131: 6733.
  • Parker, Dinah R., Pitcher, Michael J., Baker, Peter J., Franke, Isabel, Lancaster, Tom, Blundell, Stephen J. & Clarke, Simon J. (2009). Structure, antiferromagnetism and superconductivity of the layered iron arsenide NaFeAs. Chemical Communications 16: 2189-2191
  • Baker, P.J., Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Pratt, F.L., Brooks, M.L. & Kwon, S. -J. (2009). Tuning the Interlayer Spacing of High-T(c) Bi-Based Superconductors by Intercalation: Measuring the Penetration Depth and the Two-Dimensional Superfluid Density. Physical Review Letters 102: 087002.
  • Baker, P.J., Franke, I., Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Kerslake, L. & Clarke, S.J. (2009). Two-dimensional magnetism in the pnictide superconductor parent material SrFeAsF probed by muon-spin relaxation. Physical Review B 79: 060402.
  • Xiao, F., Woodward, F.M., Landee, C.P., Turnbull, M.M., Mielke, C., Harrison, N., Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Baker, P.J., Babkevich, P. & Pratt, F.L. (2009). Two-dimensional XY behavior observed in quasi-two-dimensional quantum Heisenberg antiferromagnets. Physical Review B 79: 134412.
  • Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Baker, P.J., Brooks, M.L., Hayes, W., Pratt, F.L., Coldea, R., Soergel, T. & Jansen, M. (2008). Anomalous temperature evolution of the internal magnetic field distribution in the charge-ordered triangular antiferromagnet AgNiO(2). Physical Review Letters 100(1): 017206.
  • Baker, P.J., Lewtas, H.J., Blundell, S.J., Lancaster, T., Pratt, F.L., Parker, D.R., Pitcher, M.J. & Clarke, S.J. (2008). Characteristic muon precession and relaxation signals in FeAs and FeAs(2): Possible impurity phases in pnictide superconductors. Physical Review B 78: 212501.
  • Drew, A.J., Pratt, F.L., Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Baker, P.J., Liu, R.H., Wu, G., Chen, X.H., Watanabe, I., Malik, V.K., Dubroka, A., Kim, K.W., Roessle, M. & Bernhard, C. (2008). Coexistence of magnetic fluctuations and superconductivity in the pnictide high temperature superconductor SmFeAsO(1-x)F(x) measured by muon spin rotation. Physical Review Letters 101(9): 097010.
  • Bonda, M., Holzapfel, M., de Brion, S., Darie, C., Feher, T., Baker, P.J., Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J. & Pratt, F.L. (2008). Effect of magnesium doping on the orbital and magnetic order in LiNiO(2). Physical Review B 78: 104409.
  • Manson, Jamie L., Conner, Marianne M., Schlueter, John A., McConnell, Amber C., Southerland, Heather I., Malfant, Isabelle, Lancaster, Tom, Blundell, Stephen J., Brooks, Michael L., Pratt, Francis L., Singleton, John, McDonald, Ross D., Lee, Changhoon & Whangbo, Myung-Hwan (2008). Experimental and Theoretical Characterization of the Magnetic Properties of CuF(2)(H(2)O)(2)(pyz) (pyz = pyrazine): A Two-Dimensional Quantum Magnet Arising from Supersuperexchange Interactions through Hydrogen Bonded Paths. Chemistry of Materials 20: 7408.
  • Goddard, P.A., Singleton, J., Sengupta, P., McDonald, R.D., Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Pratt, F.L., Cox, S., Harrison, N., Manson, J.L., Southerland, H.I. & Schlueter, J.A. (2008). Experimentally determining the exchange parameters of quasi-two-dimensional Heisenberg magnets. New Journal of Physics 10: 083025.
  • Goddard, P.A., Singleton, J., Maitland, C., Blundell, S.J., Lancaster, T., Baker, P.J., McDonald, R.D., Cox, S., Sengupta, P., Manson, J.L., Funk, K.A. & Schlueter, J.A. (2008). Isotope effect in quasi-two-dimensional metal-organic antiferromagnets. Physical Review B 78: 052408.
  • Blundell, S.J., Lancaster, T., Baker, P.J., Hayes, W., Pratt, F.L., Atake, T., Rana, D.S. & Malik, S.K. (2008). Magnetism and orbitally driven spin-singlet states in Ru oxides: A muon-spin rotation study. Physical Review B 77: 094424.
  • Baker, P.J., Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Hayes, W., Pratt, F.L., Itoh, M., Kuroiwa, S. & Akimitsu, J. (2008). Muon spin relaxation study of LaTiO(3) and YTiO(3). Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 20: 465203.
  • Baker, Peter J., Battle, Peter D., Blundell, Stephen J., Grandjean, Fernande, Lancaster, Tom, Long, Gary J., Oldham, Sophie E. & Prior, Timothy J. (2008). Synthesis and characterization of two metallic spin-glass phases of FeMo(4)Ge(3). Physical Review B 77: 134405.
  • Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Baker, P.J., Pratt, F.L., Hayes, W., Yamada, I., Azuma, M. & Takano, M. (2007). A muon-spin relaxation study of BiMnO3.
  • Manson, J.L., Lancaster, T., Schlueter, J.A., Blundell, S.J., Brooks, M.L., Pratt, F.L., Nygren, C.L., Koo, H. -J., Dai, D. & Whangbo, M. -H. (2007). Characterization of the crystal and magnetic structures of the mixed-anion coordination polymer Cu(HCO2)(NO3)(pyz) \pyz = pyrazine\ by X-ray diffraction, ac magnetic susceptibility, dc magnetization, muon-spin relaxation, and spin dimer analysis. Inorganic Chemistry 46: 213.
  • Pratt, F.L., Baker, P.J., Blundell, S.J., Lancaster, T., Green, M.A. & Kurmoo, M. (2007). Chiral-like critical behavior in the antiferromagnet cobalt glycerolate. Physical Review Letters 99: 017202.
  • Lancaster, T., Shiroka, T., Scheuermann, R., Stoykov, A., Salman, Z., Cottrell, S.P., King, P.J.C., Lord, J.S. & Pratt, F.L. (2007). Magnetic field effects on particle trajectories in the muon-spin relaxation experiment: Towards a high-field spectrometer. Nuclear Instruments and Methods A 580: 1578.
  • Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Andreica, D., Janoschek, M., Roessli, B., Gvasaliya, S.N., Conder, K., Pomjakushina, E., Brooks, M.L., Baker, P.J., Prabhakaran, D., Hayes, W. & Pratt, F.L. (2007). Magnetism in geometrically frustrated YMnO3 under hydrostatic pressure studied with muon spin relaxation. Physical Review Letters 98: 197203.
  • Blundell, Stephen J., Lancaster, Tom, Pratt, Francis L., Baker, Peter J., Brooks, Michael L., Baines, Christopher, Manson, Jamie L. & Landee, Christopher P. (2007). mu(+)SR as a probe of anisotropy in low-dimensional molecular magnets. Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 68: 2039.
  • Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Baker, P.J., Brooks, M.L., Hayes, W., Pratt, F.L., Manson, J.L., Conner, M.M. & Schlueter, J.A. (2007). Muon-fluorine entangled states in molecular magnets. Physical Review Letters 99: 267601.
  • Blundell, SJ, Lancaster, T, Brooks, ML, Pratt, FL, Taliaferro, ML & Miller, JS (2006). A mu SR study of the metamagnetic phase transition in the electron-transfer salt [FeCp2*][TCNQ].
  • Pratt, F.L., Blundell, S.J., Lancaster, T., Baines, C. & Takagi, S. (2006). Low-temperature spin diffusion in a highly ideal S=1/2 Heisenberg antiferromagnetic chain studied by Muon spin relaxation. Physical Review Letters 96: 247203.
  • Lancaster, T, Blundell, SJ, Brooks, ML, Baker, PJ, Pratt, FL, Manson, JL, Landee, CP & Baines, C (2006). Magnetic order in the quasi-one-dimensional spin-1/2 molecular chain compound copper pyrazine dinitrate. 73: 020410.
  • Manson, Jamie L., Conner, Marianne M., Schlueter, John A., Lancaster, Tom, Blundell, Stephen J., Brooks, Michael L., Pratt, Francis L., Papageorgiou, Thomas, Bianchi, Andreas D., Wosnitza, Jochen & Whangbo, Myung-Hwan (2006). [Cu(HF2)(pyz)(2)]BF4 (pyz=pyrazine): long-range magnetic ordering in a pseudo-cubic coordination polymer comprised of bridging HF2- and pyrazine ligands.
  • Blundell, SJ, Lancaster, T, Brooks, ML, Pratt, FL, Coronado, E, Galan-Mascaros, JR, Manson, JL, Cadiou, C & Winpenny, RE (2005). Brief encounter at the molecular level: what muons tell us about molecule-based magnets.
  • Brooks, ML, Blundell, SJ, Lancaster, T, Hayes, W, Pratt, FL, Frampton, PPC & Battle, PD (2005). Unconventional magnetic properties of the weakly ferromagnetic metal BaIrO3.
  • Battle, PD, Blundell, SJ, Brooks, ML, Hervieu, M, Kapusta, C, Lancaster, T, Nair, SP, Oates, CJ, Pratt, FL, Rosseinsky, MJ, Ruiz-Bustos, R, Sikora, M & Steer, CA (2004). Ca(2.5)Sr(0.5)GaMn(2)O(8): Diamagnetic Ga in control of the structural and electronic properties of a bilayered manganate. Journal of the American Chemical society 126: 12517.
  • Lancaster, T, Blundell, SJ, Pratt, FL, Brooks, ML, Manson, JL, Brechin, EK, Cadiou, C, Low, D, McInnes, EJL & Winpenny, REP (2004). Muons as a probe of magnetism in molecule-based low dimensional magnets. Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 16: 4563.
  • Steer, CA, Blundell, SJ, Coldea, AI, Marshall, IM, Lancaster, T, Battle, PD, Gallon, D, Fargus, AJ & Rosseinsky, MJ (2003). A mu SR study of the spin dynamics in Ir-diluted layered manganites.
  • Lancaster, T, Steer, CA, Blundell, SJ, Pratt, FL, Hayes, W, Omerzu, A & Mihailovic, D (2003). A mu+SR study of ferromagnetic exchange in the fullerene charge transfer salt TDAE-C-60.
  • Lancaster, T, Blundell, SJ, Pratt, FL, Gardiner, CH, Hayes, W & Boothroyd, AT (2003). A mu+SR study of the rare earth antiferromagnet PrO2.
  • Manson, JL, Lancaster, T, Chapon, LC, Blundell, SJ, Schlueter, JA, Brooks, ML, Pratt, FL, Nygren, CL & Qualls, JS (Published). Cu(HCO2)(2)(pym) (pym = pyrimidine): low-dimensional magnetic Behavior and long-range ordering in a quantum-spin lattice.
  • Blundell, SJ, Lancaster, T, Pratt, FL, Steer, CA, Brooks, ML & Letard, JF (Published). Dynamic and static muon-spin relaxation observed above and below the spin-crossover in Fe(II) complexes.
  • Pratt, FL, Blundell, SJ, Lancaster, T, Lee, SL & Toyota, N (Published). Electrodynamics of molecular organic superconductors studied by mu SR.
  • Pratt, FL, Blundell, SJ, Lancaster, T, Brooks, ML, Steer, CA & Adachi, H (Published). Ferromagnetism with zero intrinsic magnetization: mu SR on Gd-doped SmAl2.
  • Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Baker, P.J., Hayes, W., Giblin, S.R., McLain, S.E., Pratt, F.L., Salman, Z., Jacobs, E.A., Turner, J.F.C. & Barnes, T. (Published). Intrinsic magnetic order in Cs2AgF4 detected by muon-spin relaxation.
  • Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Baker, P.J., Prabhakaran, D., Hayes, W. & Pratt, F.L. (Published). Kagome staircase compounds Ni3V2O8 and Co3V2O8 studied with implanted muons.
  • Lancaster, T, Blundell, SJ, Pratt, FL, Coronado, E & Galan-Mascaros, JR (Published). Magnetic order and local field distribution in the hybrid magnets [FeCp*(2)][MnCr(ox)(3)] and [CoCp*(2)][FeFe(ox)(3)]: a muon spin relaxation study.
  • Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Brooks, M.L., Baker, P.J., Pratt, F.L., Manson, J.L., Conner, M.M., Xiao, F., Landee, C.P., Chaves, F.A., Soriano, S., Novak, M.A., Papageorgiou, T.P., Bianchi, A.D., Herrmannsdoerfer, T., Wosnitza, J. & Schlueter, J.A. (Published). Magnetic order in the S=1/2 two-dimensional molecular antiferromagnet copper pyrazine perchlorate Cu(Pz)(2)(ClO(4)(2).
  • Lago, J, Lancaster, T, Blundell, SJ, Bramwell, ST, Pratt, FL, Shirai, M & Baines, C (Published). Magnetic ordering and dynamics in the XY pyrochlore antiferromagnet: a muon-spin relaxation study of Er(2)Ti(2)O(7) and Er(2)Sn(2)O(7).
  • Brooks, ML, Lancaster, T, Blundell, SJ, Hayes, W, Pratt, FL & Fisk, Z (Published). Magnetic phase separation in EuB6 detected by muon spin rotation.
  • Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Prabhakaran, D., Baker, P.J., Hayes, W. & Pratt, F.L. (Published). Magnetism in the S=1 frustrated antiferromagnet GeNi2O4 studied using implanted muons.
  • Pratt, FL, Blundell, SJ, Marshall, IM, Lancaster, T, Husmann, A, Steer, C, Hayes, W, Fischmeister, C, Martin, RE & Holmes, AB (Published). mu SR in polymers.
  • Pratt, FL, Blundell, SJ, Lancaster, T, Brooks, ML, Lee, SL, Toyota, N & Sasaki, T (Published). mu SR studies of layered organic superconductors: vortex phases, penetration depth and anomalous superfluid properties.
  • Pratt, FL, Blundell, SJ, Marshall, IM, Lancaster, T, Lee, SL, Drew, A, Divakar, U, Matsui, H & Toyota, N (Published). mu SR studies of magnetic superconductors based on the BETS molecule.
  • Blundell, SJ, Pratt, FL, Lancaster, T, Marshall, IM, Steer, CA, Heath, SL, Letard, JF, Sugano, T, Mihailovic, D & Omerzu, A (Published). mu SR studies of organic and molecular magnets.
  • Brooks, ML, Lancaster, T, Blundell, SJ, Pratt, FL, Pham, LD & Fisk, Z (Published). mu SR studies of the hexaboride system EuxCa1-xB6.
  • Blundell, SJ, Pratt, FL, Lancaster, T, Marshall, IM, Steer, CA, Hayes, W, Sugano, T, Letard, JF, Caneschi, A, Gatteschi, D & Heath, SL (Published). mu SR study of organic systems: ferromagnetism, antiferromagnetism, the spin-crossover effect, and fluctuations in magnetic nanodiscs.
  • Lancaster, T, Blundell, SJ, Pratt, FL & Kurmoo, M (Published). mu(+)-SR studies of the weak ferromagnets CoCO3 and NiCO3.
  • Baker, P.J., Lancaster, T., Franke, I., Hayes, W., Blundell, S.J., Pratt, F.L., Jain, P., Wang, Z. -M. & Kurmoo, M. (Published). Muon spin relaxation investigation of magnetic ordering in the hybrid organic-inorganic perovskites [(CH(3)(2)NH(2)]M(HCOO)(3) (M=Ni, Co, Mn, Cu).
  • Brooks, ML, Blundell, SJ, Steer, CA, Lancaster, T, Pratt, FL, Vaqueiro, P & Powell, AV (Published). Muon spin rotation study of magnetism in electron-doped chromium sulfide.
  • Baker, P.J., Blundell, S.J., Pratt, F.L., Lancaster, T., Brooks, M.L., Hayes, W., Isobe, M., Ueda, Y., Hoinkis, M., Sing, M., Klemm, M., Horn, S. & Claessen, R. (Published). Muon-spin relaxation measurements on the dimerized spin-1/2 chains NaTiSi2O6 and TiOCl.
  • Lancaster, T, Blundell, SJ, Brooks, ML, Pratt, FL & Manson, JL (Published). Muon-spin relaxation studies of the low-dimensional molecular compounds Mn(dca)(2)(pyz) and Fe(NCS)(2)(pyz)(2).
  • Lancaster, T., Blundell, S.J., Brooks, M.L., Baker, P.J., Pratt, F.L., Manson, J.L. & Baines, C. (Published). Muon-spin relaxation study of the spin-(1)(2) molecular chain compound Cu(HCO2)(2)(C4H4N2).
  • King, PJC, Cottrell, SP, Cox, SFJ, Eaton, GH, Hillier, AD, Lord, JS, Pratt, FL, Lancaster, T & Blundell, SJ (Published). New science with pulsed muons - development ideas at ISIS.
  • Lancaster, T & Shiroka, T (Published). Simulations of the mu+SR experiment.
  • (Published). Spin Waves and Revised Crystal Structure of Honeycomb Iridate Na2lr03 S K Choi et al.,Phys.Rev.Lett. 108, 127204.
  • Pratt, FL, Lancaster, T, Brooks, ML, Blundell, SJ, Prokscha, T, Morenzoni, E, Suter, A, Luetkens, H, Khasanov, R, Scheuermann, R, Zimmermann, U, Shinotsuka, K & Assender, HE (Published). Surface dynamics of a thin polystyrene film probed by low-energy muons.
  • J. D. Wright, T. Lancaster, I. Franke, A. J. Steele, J. S. M¨oller, M. J. Pitcher, A. J. Corkett, D. R. Parker, & D. G. Free, F. L. Pratt, P. J. Baker, S. J. Clarke, and S. J. Blundell (Published). The gradual destruction of magnetism in the superconducting family NaFe1xCoxAs.
  • Baker, PJ, Lancaster, T, Blundell, SJ, Brooks, ML, Hayes, W, Prabhakaran, D & Pratt, FL (Published). Thermodynamic and magnetic properties of the layered triangular magnet NaNiO2.
  • Baker, PJ, Lancaster, T, Blundell, SJ, Brooks, ML, Hayes, W, Prabhakaran, D & Pratt, FL (Published). Thermodynamic and magnetic properties of the layered triangular magnet NaNiO2.
  • Lancaster, T, Blundell, SJ, Pratt, FL, Coronado, E & Galan-Mascaros, JR (Published). Two hybrid organometallic-inorganic layered magnets from the series [Z(III)CP*(2)] [(MMIII)-M-II (ox)(3)] studied with mu(+) SR.

Theses: PhD

  • T. Lancaster, University of Oxford & Trinity Term (2004). Muon-spin relaxation and its application to magnetic systems of differing dimensionality. PhD.