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Advancements in Spintronics

Published

Author(s)

Hideo Ohno, Mark D. Stiles, Bernard Dieny

Abstract

Spintronics is the concept of using the spin degree of freedom to control electrical current to expand the capabilities of electronic devices. Over the last 10 years’ considerable progress has been made. This progress has led to technologies ranging from some that are already commercially valuable, through promising ones currently in development, to very speculative possibilities.
Citation
Solid State Technology

Keywords

Spintronics, Magnetic Random Access Memory, MRAM, Spin-transfer torque, spin-orbit torque, giant-magnetoresistance, Tunneling magnetoresistance, Hard disk drives, magnetic sensors, neuromorphic computing
Created September 25, 2017, Updated October 23, 2017