Optical and Electrical Detection of Spin-Polarized Transport

S. A. Crooker, X. Lou, M. Furis, C. Adelmann, D. L. Smith, C. J. Palmstrøm, P. A. Crowell

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Spin transport in lateral ferromagnet-semiconductor-ferromagnet devices is studied using magneto-optical Kerr microscopy and electrical transport. Spin polarization images are obtained near the source and drain. Spin accumulation at the drain is detected electrically.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationLaser Science, LS 2006
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2006
EventLaser Science, LS 2006 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: Oct 10 2006Oct 10 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherLaser Science, LS 2006
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityRochester, NY

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© OSA/FiO/LS/OPE 2006, © 2006 Optical Society of America.


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