Phase control in a spin-triplet SQUID

  title={Phase control in a spin-triplet SQUID},
  author={Joseph A Glick and Victor Aguilar and Adel B. Gougam and Bethany M. Niedzielski and Eric C. Gingrich and Reza Loloee and William P. Pratt and Norman O. Birge},
  journal={Science Advances},
The phase state of a spin-triplet Josephson junction containing three ferromagnetic layers is magnetically controlled. It is now well established that a Josephson junction made from conventional spin-singlet superconductors containing ferromagnetic layers can carry spin-triplet supercurrent under certain conditions. The first experimental signature of that fact is the propagation of such supercurrent over long distances through strong ferromagnetic materials. Surprisingly, one of the most… 
Spin-triplet supercurrents in Josephson junctions containing strong ferromagnetic materials
  • N. Birge
  • Materials Science, Medicine
    Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
  • 2018
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