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Solving a Spintronic Mystery


February 27, 2012

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A collaboration of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and Notre Dame researchers appears to have resolved a long-standing controversy regarding the semiconductor gallium manganese arsenide, one of the most promising materials for spintronic technology. They've determined the source of the ferromagnetic properties that make gallium manganese arsenide such a hot commodity for the smaller, faster and much cheaper data storage and processing of spintronic devices.Full Story

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DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

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