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Tunneling magnetoresistance: The relevance of disorder at the interface

Wimmer, Michael and Richter, Klaus (2005) Tunneling magnetoresistance: The relevance of disorder at the interface. AIP Conference Proceedings 772 (1), pp. 1375-1376.

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The effect of disorder on the tunneling magnetoresistance (TMR) of a semiconductor tunnel barrier is investigated using a single‐band model including elastic scattering. We find that disorder can decrease the TMR ratio significantly. Furthermore, we show that impurities close to the barrier interface are most effective in reducing the TMR ratio.

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Item type:Article
Date:August 2005
Institutions:Physics > Institute of Theroretical Physics > Chair Professor Richter > Group Klaus Richter
Projects:Graduiertenkolleg Nichtlinearität und Nichtgleichgewicht
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Dewey Decimal Classification:500 Science > 530 Physics
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:1547
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