Quantitative analysis technique for spin currents established


Quantitative analysis technique for spin currents established

-Successful separation of electrical voltages produced by spin current and other effects-


Assistant Professor Lin Chen and Professor Fumihiro Matsukura of the Advanced Institute for materials Research (AIMR) in cooperation with Professor Hideo Ohno, Research Institute of Electrical Communication at Tohoku University (concurrently Director of the Center for Spintronics Integrated Systems and Principal Investigator of AIMR) has succeeded in the quantitative analysis of spin current flowing in spintronics material.

Article Information

L. Chen, F. Matsukura and H. Ohno, "Direct-current voltages in (Ga,Mn)As structures induced by ferromagnetic resonance" Nature Communications (2013)


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Fumihiro Matsukura
Advanced Institute for materials Research, Tohoku University

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