How to induce magnetism in graphene
Graphene consists only of carbon atoms, but magnetism is a property hardly associated with carbon.
9 Dec 2019 ⋅ Nature Nanotechnology
FEFU and FEB RAS scientists are close to Integrate Silicon Electronics and Spintronics
They developed nanoheterostructure which can be used as a source of spin-polarized electrons for the semiconductor silicon substrate.
23 Oct 2019 ⋅ Journal of Alloys and Compounds
Paramagnetic spins take electrons for a ride, produce electricity from heat
This discovery could lead to more efficient thermal energy harvesting - for example, converting car exhaust heat into electric power to enhance fuel-efficiency, or powering smart clothing by body heat.
13 Sep 2019 ⋅ Science Advances
Spin devices get a paint job
Simple copper becomes an effective spintronic component thanks to molecular film.
12 Sep 2019 ⋅ Nano Letters
Spintronics: Physicists discover new material for highly efficient data processing
The new material has been found to be more efficient than any previously investigated material.
9 Sep 2019 ⋅ Nature Materials