Exchange-biasing topological charges by antiferromagnetism

@article{He2018ExchangebiasingTC,
  title={Exchange-biasing topological charges by antiferromagnetism},
  author={Qing Lin He and Gen Yin and Alexander J. Grutter and Lei Pan and Xiaoyu Che and Guoqiang Yu and Dustin Allen Gilbert and Steven Disseler and Yizhou Liu and Padraic Shafer and Bin Zhang and Yingying Wu and Brian J Kirby and Elke Arenholz and Roger K. Lake and Xiaodong Han and Kang L. Wang},
  journal={Nature Communications},
  year={2018},
  volume={9}
}
Geometric Hall effect is induced by the emergent gauge field experienced by the carriers adiabatically passing through certain real-space topological spin textures, which is a probe to non-trivial spin textures, such as magnetic skyrmions. We report experimental indications of spin-texture topological charges induced in heterostructures of a topological insulator (Bi,Sb)2Te3 coupled to an antiferromagnet MnTe. Through a seeding effect, the pinned spins at the interface leads to a tunable… Expand

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