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Spintronics

  • Hassan RazaEmail author
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Part of the Undergraduate Lecture Notes in Physics book series (ULNP)

Abstract

So far in our discussion of the band picture of materials, we have ignored the spin of an electron. The magnetic properties of metals like Fe, Ni, Co, etc, and magnetic semiconductors like GaMnAs, MnAs, etc. may directly be attributed to the spin, which is explored in this chapter.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for Fundamental ResearchIslamabadPakistan

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