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Ultrafast Spin Precession and Transport Controlled and Probed with Terahertz Radiation

  • T. Kampfrath
  • M. Battiato
  • A. Sell
  • F. Freimuth
  • A. Leitenstorfer
  • M. Wolf
  • R. Huber
  • P. M. Oppeneer
  • M. Münzenberg
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 159)

Abstract

We present examples of how terahertz (THz) electromagnetic transients can be used to control spin precession in antiferromagnets (through the THz Zeeman torque) and to probe spin transport in magnetic heterostructures (through the THz inverse spin Hall effect), on femtosecond time scales.

Keywords

Spin Wave Femtosecond Laser Pulse Faraday Rotation Spin Precession Spin Angular Momentum 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Kampfrath
    • 1
  • M. Battiato
    • 2
  • A. Sell
    • 3
  • F. Freimuth
    • 4
  • A. Leitenstorfer
    • 3
  • M. Wolf
    • 1
  • R. Huber
    • 5
  • P. M. Oppeneer
    • 2
  • M. Münzenberg
    • 6
  1. 1.Fritz Haber Institute of the Max Planck SocietyBerlinGermany
  2. 2.Uppsala UniversityUppsalaSweden
  3. 3.University of KonstanzConstanceGermany
  4. 4.Peter-Grünberg-Institut and Institute for Advanced SimulationJülichGermany
  5. 5.University of RegensburgRegensburgGermany
  6. 6.Georg-August-Universität GöttingenGöttingenGermany

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