Enhanced spin-triplet pairing in magnetic junctions with s -wave superconductors

  title={Enhanced spin-triplet pairing in magnetic junctions with 
-wave superconductors},
  author={Thomas Vezin and Chenghao Shen and Jong E Han and Igor vZuti'c},
  journal={Physical Review B},
A common path to superconducting spintronics, Majorana fermions, and topologically-protected quantum computing relies on spin-triplet superconductivity. While naturally occurring spin-triplet pairing is elusive and even common spin-triplet candidates, such as Sr$_2$RuO$_4$, support alternative explanations, proximity effects in heterostructures can overcome these limitations. It is expected that robust spin-triplet superconductivity in magnetic junctions should rely on highly spin-polarized… 

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