Magneto-Optic Study of Picosecond Magnetization Dynamics in Garnet Films

  • M. V. LogunovEmail author
  • S. A. Nikitov
  • M. V. Gerasimov
  • A. V. Spirin
  • A. V. Balyasov
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 159)


Magneto-optical system for the study of nano- and picosecond magnetization dynamics in garnet films by using Faraday or Kerr effects is presented. Time resolution of the system is determined by the duration of the laser pulses (10 ps) and the response time of the photo-detectors (30 ps).


Domain Wall Kerr Effect Dynamic Domain Picosecond Laser Pulse Garnet Film 
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This work was supported by Ministry of Science and Education of Russia under grant 11.519.11.3023.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. V. Logunov
    • 1
    Email author
  • S. A. Nikitov
    • 2
  • M. V. Gerasimov
    • 1
  • A. V. Spirin
    • 1
  • A. V. Balyasov
    • 1
  1. 1.National Research Ogarev Mordovia State UniversitySaranskRussia
  2. 2.Kotel’nikov Institute of Radio Engineering and Electronics of RASMoscowRussia

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