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Magnetic Skyrmions for Cache Memory

@article{Chen2017MagneticSF,
  title={Magnetic Skyrmions for Cache Memory},
  author={Mei-Chin Chen and Kaushik Roy},
  journal={arXiv: Applied Physics},
  year={2017}
}
Magnetic skyrmions (MS) are particle-like spin structures with whirling configuration, which are promising candidates for spin-based memory. MS contains alluring features including remarkably high stability, ultra low driving current density, and compact size. Due to their higher stability and lower drive current requirement for movement, skyrmions have great potential in energy efficient spintronic device applications. We propose a skyrmion-based cache memory where data can be stored in a long… 
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