Dilute magnetic semiconductor nanowires

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dc.contributor.author Kulkarni, Jaideep S.
dc.contributor.author Kazakova, O.
dc.contributor.author Holmes, Justin D.
dc.date.accessioned 2019-07-10T11:05:25Z
dc.date.available 2019-07-10T11:05:25Z
dc.date.issued 2006-09-29
dc.identifier.citation Kulkarni, J. S., Kazakova, O. and Holmes, J. D. (2006) 'Dilute magnetic semiconductor nanowires', Applied Physics A, 85(3), pp. 277-286. doi: 10.1007/s00339-006-3722-x en
dc.identifier.volume 85 en
dc.identifier.issued 3 en
dc.identifier.startpage 277 en
dc.identifier.endpage 286 en
dc.identifier.issn 0947-8396
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10468/8131
dc.identifier.doi 10.1007/s00339-006-3722-x en
dc.description.abstract Semiconductor materials form the basis of modern electronics, communication, data storage and computing technologies. One of today’s challenges for the development of future technologies is the realization of devices that control not only the electron charge, as in present electronics, but also its spin, setting the basis for future spintronics. Spintronics represents the concept of the synergetic and multifunctional use of charge and spin dynamics of electrons, aiming to go beyond the traditional dichotomy of semiconductor electronics and magnetic storage technology. The most direct method to induce spin-polarized electrons into a semiconductor is by introducing appropriate transition-metal or rare-earth dopants producing a dilute magnetic semiconductor (DMS). At the same time the seamless integration of future spintronic devices into nanodevices would require the fabrication of one-dimensional DMS nanostructures in well-defined architectures. In this review we focus on recent advances in the synthesis of DMS nanowires as well discussing the structural, optical and magnetic properties of these materials. en
dc.description.sponsorship National Physical Laboratory (QMP04.3.4 of the NMS Quantum Metrology Program and the NPL’s Strategic Research Program) en
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Springer Verlag en
dc.relation.uri https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00339-006-3722-x
dc.rights © Springer-Verlag 2006. This is a post-peer-review, pre-copyedit version of an article published in Applied Physics A. The final authenticated version is available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00339-006-3722-x en
dc.subject Nanowire array en
dc.subject Dilute magnetic semi en
dc.subject Chemical vapour deposition method en
dc.subject Dilute magnetic semi material en
dc.subject Future spintronics en
dc.subject Data storage equipment en
dc.subject Dynamics en
dc.subject Magnetic materials en
dc.subject Magnetic properties en
dc.subject Semiconductor doping en
dc.subject Semiconductor materials en
dc.subject Dichotomy en
dc.subject Electron charge en
dc.subject Modern electronics en
dc.subject Semiconductor nanowires en
dc.subject Spintronics en
dc.subject Nanostructured materials en
dc.title Dilute magnetic semiconductor nanowires en
dc.type Article (peer-reviewed) en
dc.internal.authorcontactother Justin D. Holmes, Chemistry, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland. +353-21-490-3000 Email: j.holmes@ucc.ie en
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dc.date.updated 2019-06-28T16:33:34Z
dc.description.version Accepted Version en
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dc.contributor.funder Higher Education Authority en
dc.contributor.funder Science Foundation Ireland en
dc.contributor.funder National Physical Laboratory en
dc.description.status Peer reviewed en
dc.identifier.journaltitle Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing en
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dc.internal.licenseacceptance Yes en
dc.internal.IRISemailaddress j.holmes@ucc.ie en


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