Led by Robert Hartmann Endowed Chair and Distinguished McKnight University Prof. Jian-Ping Wang, the Nanospin research group works in an exciting research area of nanomagnetism and quantum spintronics with a focus on searching, investigating and fabricating novel nanomagnetic materials and quantum spintronic devices for future information technologies (spintronic computing and storage) and emerging nano biomedical technologies (personalized magnetic medical devices and magnetic hyperthermia for drug delivery and therapy).
Recent Work Highlights
Room-temperature high spin–orbit torque due to quantum confinement in sputtered BixSe(1–x) films by Mahendra et al. (Nature Materials)
Demonstration of Ru as the 4th ferromagnetic element at room temperature by Patrick et al. (Nature Communications)
Mapping strain with magnetics by Junyang et al. (Nature Electronics)
Unidirectional spin-Hall and Rashba− Edelstein magnetoresistance in topological insulator-ferromagnet layer heterostructures by Yang et al. (Nature Communications)
Portable GMR Handheld Platform for the Detection of Influenza A Virus by Kai et al. (ACS Sensors)