J. Phys. IV France
Volume 131, December 2005
Page(s) 171 - 174
Publié en ligne 18 janvier 2006
International Workshop on Electronic Crystals
S. Brazovskii, P. Monceau and N. Kirova
J. Phys. IV France 131 (2005) 171-174

DOI: 10.1051/jp4:2005131041

Recent results on energy relaxation in disordered charge and spin density waves

R. Mélin1, K. Biljakovic2, J.C. Lasjaunias1 and P. Monceau1

1  Centre de Recherches sur les Très Basses Températures (CRTBT: U.P.R. 5001 du CNRS, Laboratoire Conventionné avec l'Université Joseph Fourier), BP. 166, 38042 Grenoble Cedex 9, France
2  Institute of Physics, 10 001 Zagreb, PO Box 304, Croatia

We briefly review different approaches used recently to describe collective effects in the strong pinning model of disordered charge and spin density waves, in connection with the CRTBT very low temperature heat relaxation experiments.

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