Multiscale Modeling of Ultrafast Magnetization Dynamics

  • T. A. Ostler
  • J. Barker
  • R. F. L. Evans
  • U. Atxitia
  • R. W. Chantrell
  • O. Hovorka
  • O. Chubykalo-Fesenko
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 159)

Abstract

Atomistic and mesoscopic-scale spin dynamics have proven to be a powerful tool for studying magnetization dynamics on the sub-picosecond time-scale. These approaches are ideal for combining different length and time-scales. In this paper we focus on atomistic spin dynamics in the ultrafast regime, in particular on recent results of heat-induced switching in the transition-metal rare-earth ferrimagnets.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. A. Ostler
    • 1
  • J. Barker
    • 1
  • R. F. L. Evans
    • 1
  • U. Atxitia
    • 1
  • R. W. Chantrell
    • 1
  • O. Hovorka
    • 1
  • O. Chubykalo-Fesenko
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsThe University of YorkHeslington, York, North YorkshireUK
  2. 2.Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid, CSIC, CantoblancoMadridSpain

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