Book Volume 125 2013


From Fundamentals to Applications


ISBN: 978-3-642-30246-6 (Print) 978-3-642-30247-3 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XIX

  2. Magnonic Modes in Nanomagnets, Chaotic and Coherent Magnonic States

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-15

      Spin-Wave Eigen-modes in a Normally Magnetized Nano-pillar

    3. Chapter

      Pages 17-28

      Bottom up Magnonics: Magnetization Dynamics of Individual Nanomagnets

    4. Chapter

      Pages 29-38

      Features of Chaotic Spin Waves in Magnetic Film Feedback Rings

    5. Chapter

      Pages 39-56

      Magnon Coherent States and Condensates

  3. Probing and Manipulation of Magnons with Femtosecond Light and Polarized Electrons: Experiment and Simulations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 57-57

    2. Chapter

      Pages 59-70

      The Role of Angular Momentum in Ultrafast Magnetization Dynamics

    3. Chapter

      Pages 71-81


    4. Chapter

      Pages 83-99

      Probing Magnons by Spin-Polarized Electrons

    5. Chapter

      Pages 101-115

      Micromagnetic Simulations in Magnonics

  4. Magnon Spintronics: Spin Currents, Spin Pumping and Magnonic Spin-Torque Devices

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 117-117

    2. Chapter

      Pages 119-128

      Spin Waves, Spin Currents and Spin Seebeck Effect

    3. Chapter

      Pages 129-141

      Spin Pumping at Ytrium Iron Garnet Interfaces

    4. Chapter

      Pages 143-161

      Spin-Torque Microwave Detectors

    5. Chapter

      Pages 163-175

      Spin-Wave Emission from Spin-Torque Nano-Oscillators and Its Control by Microwave Pumping

    6. Chapter

      Pages 177-187

      Nano-Contact Spin-Torque Oscillators as Magnonic Building Blocks

  5. Static and Dynamic Magnonic Crystals

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 189-189

    2. Chapter

      Pages 191-203

      Spin Waves in Artificial Crystals and Metamaterials Created from Nanopatterned Ni80Fe20 Antidot Lattices

    3. Chapter

      Pages 205-221

      Spin Wave Band Structure in Two-Dimensional Magnonic Crystals

    4. Chapter

      Pages 223-242

      Normal Mode Theory for Magnonic Crystal Waveguide

    5. Chapter

      Pages 243-257

      The Dynamic Magnonic Crystal: New Horizons in Artificial Crystal Based Signal Processing

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 259-262