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Serendipity in the research field of magnetism
Ein gebündelter weicher Röntgenstrahl mit einem Durchmesser von weniger als 50 Nanometern schreibt zahlreiche Magnetwirbel, die zusammen en Begriff „MPI-IS“ ergeben. Bildnachweis: Alejandro Posada und Felix Groß

Serendipity in the research field of magnetism

Scientists discover new light-matter interaction with which they can write nanometer-sized magnetic structures

A German-Chinese research team has discovered a new effect that for the first time enables the creation of extremely small magnetic structures, known as skyrmions, directly with an X-ray beam. The scientists have thus made it possible to write arbitrary magnetic patterns with the highest precision.

Magnetism Joachim Gräfe Modern magnetic Systems Maxymus skyrmion Magnetismus Bessy II


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