Spin-polarized quasiparticle transport in exchange-split superconducting aluminum on europium sulfide

  title={Spin-polarized quasiparticle transport in exchange-split superconducting aluminum on europium sulfide},
  author={Michael Johannes Wolf and Christoph Surgers and Gerda Fischer and D. Beckmann},
  journal={Physical Review B},
We report on nonlocal spin transport in mesoscopic superconducting aluminum wires in contact with the ferromagnetic insulator europium sulfide. We find spin injection and long-range spin transport in the regime of the exchange splitting induced by europium sulfide. Our results demonstrate that spin transport in superconductors can be manipulated by ferromagnetic insulators, and opens a path to control spin currents in superconductors. 

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