Ganichev, Sergey and Danilov, Sergey and Schneider, Petra and Belkov, Vassilij and Golub, Leonid and Wegscheider, Werner and Weiss, Dieter and Prettl, Wilhelm (2006) Electric current-induced spin orientation in quantum well structures. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 300 (1), pp. 127-131.
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A longstanding theoretical prediction is the orientation of spins by an electrical current flowing through low-dimensional carrier systems of sufficiently low crystallographic symmetry. Here we show by means of terahertz transmission experiments through two-dimensional hole systems a growing spin orientation with an increasing current at room and liquid nitrogen temperatures.
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|Institutions:||Physics > Institute of Experimental and Applied Physics > Professor Ganichev > Group Sergey Ganichev|
|Keywords:||Electric spin orientation; Spin–orbit splitting; Spin relaxation|
|Subjects:||500 Science > 530 Physics|
|Refereed:||Yes, this version has been refereed|
|Created at the University of Regensburg:||Yes|
|Deposited On:||20 Mar 2007|
|Last Modified:||13 Mar 2014 10:05|