Spin conversion on the nanoscale

Yoshichika Otani, Masashi Shiraishi, Akira Oiwa, Eiji Saitoh, Shuichi Murakami

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Spins can act as mediators to interconvert electricity, light, sound, vibration and heat. Here, we give an overview of the recent advances in different sub-disciplines of spintronics that can be associated with the developing field of spin conversion, and discuss future prospects.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)829-832
Number of pages4
JournalNature Physics
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Sep 5

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)


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