[ 460NAWANMSV14 ] VL Nanomagnetism and spintronics

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M2 - Master's programme 2. year Physics Andreas Ney 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Nanoscience and -Technology 2015W
Objectives Based on the fundamentals of magnetism magnetic phenomena in reduced dimension will be learned as well as the physical principles of magneto-transport effects, novel magnetic materials and their current applications.
Subject magnetism in reduced dimensions, superparamagnetism, spin diffusion length, magneto-transport phenomena, GMR/TMR effect, spin-LED, spin transistor, magntis RAM, (dilute) magnetic semiconductors, long-range magnetic interactions, half metals, determination of spin-polarization
Criteria for evaluation oral examination
Methods lecture
Language (*)Englisch oder Deutsch
Study material will be announced during the lecture
Changing subject? No
Further information this lecture in building onto the content of the course "Fundamentals of Magnetism"
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment