Magnetism at the limit

Research report (imported) 2016 - Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research

Authors
Loth, Sebastian
Departments
Forschungsgruppe „Dynamik nanoelektronischer Systeme”
Summary

Atomically small magnets behave drastically different compared to macroscopic magnets. Quantum mechanical phenomena determine their stability and dynamics. Scanning probe methods can be used to create individual quantum magnets atom by atom. The atomically precise magnetic structures enable the exploration of new concepts for ultra-dense data storage and magnetic sensors for atomic-scale environments.

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