Concepts of antiferromagnetic spintronics

  title={Concepts of antiferromagnetic spintronics},
  author={Olena Gomonay and Tom{\'a}{\vs} Jungwirth and Jairo Sinova},
  journal={Physica Status Solidi-rapid Research Letters},
Antiferromagnetic spintronics is an emerging research field whose focus is on the electrical, optical or other means of control of the antiferromagnetic order parameter and its utility in information technology devices. An example of recently discovered new concepts is the Neel spin–orbit torque which allows for the antiferromagnetic order parameter to be controlled by an electrical current in common microelectronic circuits. In this review we discuss the utility of antiferromagnets as active… Expand

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