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Nanomagnetism and Spintronics (NanoSpin)

The Nanomagnetism and Spintronics (NanoSpin) Group focuses on experimental studies of magnetic, magneto-optical, and spin-transport phenomena in new functional materials and hybrid nanoscale structures.
Nanospin group photo 2017

Current research topics include electric-field control of ferromagnetism, spin transport in ferrimagnetic and ferroelectric tunnel junctions, and magneto-plasmonics of patterned nanostructures.

Group leader professor Sebastiaan van Dijken

Group leader

Professor Sebastiaan van Dijken

Research

Current research topics of NanoSpin

Facilities

Research facilities of NanoSpin

Interested in joining us?
Contact Prof. Sebastiaan van Dijken for BSc/MSc projects or for PhD/postdoc opportunities.

Latest publications

Nanomagnetism and Spintronics, Department of Applied Physics

Energy-Efficient Organic Ferroelectric Tunnel Junction Memristors for Neuromorphic Computing

Publishing year: 2019 Advanced Electronic Materials
Department of Applied Physics, Nanomagnetism and Spintronics

Magneto-optical study of anomalous magnetization reversal in the presence of anisotropy dispersion in CoPd thin films

Publishing year: 2018 Physical Review B
Nanomagnetism and Spintronics, Department of Applied Physics

Propagating spin waves in nanometer-thick yttrium iron garnet films

Publishing year: 2018 Physical Review B
Nanomagnetism and Spintronics, Department of Applied Physics

Exchange-torque-induced excitation of perpendicular standing spin waves in nanometer-thick YIG films

Publishing year: 2018 Scientific Reports
Nanomagnetism and Spintronics, Department of Applied Physics

Low-loss YIG-based magnonic crystals with large tunable bandgaps

Publishing year: 2018 Nature Communications
Nanomagnetism and Spintronics, Department of Applied Physics

Control of spin-wave transmission by a programmable domain wall

Publishing year: 2018 Nature Communications
Nanomagnetism and Spintronics, Department of Applied Physics

Static properties and current-induced dynamics of pinned 90 magnetic domain walls under applied fields

Publishing year: 2018 Physical Review B
Department of Applied Physics, Nanomagnetism and Spintronics

Low-Temperature Dielectric Anisotropy Driven by an Antiferroelectric Mode in SrTiO3

Publishing year: 2018 Physical Review Letters
Nanomagnetism and Spintronics, Department of Applied Physics

Hybrid Ni/SiO<sub>2</sub>/Au dimer arrays for high-resolution refractive index sensing

Publishing year: 2018 Nanophotonics
Department of Applied Physics, Centre of Excellence in Computational Nanoscience, COMP, Complex Systems and Materials, Nanomagnetism and Spintronics

Tuning magnetic ordering in a dipolar square-kite tessellation

Publishing year: 2018 Applied Physics Letters
More information on our research in the Research database.
Research database

Research group members

Francisco Freire Fernandez

Department of Applied Physics
Doctoral Candidate

Sampo Hämäläinen

Department of Applied Physics
Postdoctoral Researcher

Sampo Inkinen

Department of Applied Physics
Doctoral Candidate
Sayani Majumdar

Sayani Majumdar

Department of Applied Physics
Academy Research Fellow

Rhodri Mansell

Department of Applied Physics
Academy Research Fellow

Ishan Pande

Department of Applied Physics
Research Assistant

Huajun Qin

Department of Applied Physics
Academy Research Fellow

Hongwei Tan

Department of Applied Physics
Academy Postdoctoral Researcher
Sebastiaan van Dijken

Sebastiaan van Dijken

Department of Applied Physics
Professor
Lide Yao

Lide Yao

Department of Applied Physics
Academy Research Fellow

Yifan Zhou

Department of Applied Physics
Doctoral Candidate