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Electron Holography of Magnetic Nanostructures

  • M.R. McCartney
  • R.E. Dunin-Borkowski
  • D.J. Smith
Part of the NanoScience and Technology book series (NANO)

Abstract

Electron holography is an electron microscope imaging technique that permits quantitative measurement of magnetic fields with spatial resolution approaching the nanometer scale. The theoretical background and usual experimental setup for electron holography are first briefly described. Applications of the technique to magnetic materials and nanostructures are then discussed in more detail. Future prospects are summarized.

Keywords

Domain Wall Interference Fringe Magnetization Reversal Magnetotactic Bacterium Magnetic Nanostructures 
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  • M.R. McCartney
  • R.E. Dunin-Borkowski
  • D.J. Smith

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