Dr. Juan F. Sierra awarded Beatriu de Pinos Fellowship. Juan´s project deals with spin torque and high-frequency magnetization dynamics of ferromagnets at the nanoscale. Learn more>

Our Spin precession research in suspended graphene has been published in Small       Electrical Detection of Spin Precession in Freely Suspended Graphene Spin Valves on Cross-Linked Poly (methyl methacrylate) I. Neumann1, J. Van de Vondel, G. Bridoux, M. V. Costache, F. Alzina, C. M. Sotomayor Torres, S. O. Valenzuela, Small, (2012) Link to the publication

Prof. Valenzuela has been awarded an ERC Starting Grant to exploring the spin physics at the boundaries of materials with strong spin-orbit interaction. See ERC Starting Grans list

Our Magnon drag research work has been published recently in Nature Materials   Magnon-drag thermopile M.V. Costache, G. Bridoux, I. Neumann and S.O. Valenzuela, Nature Materials, 11, 199, (2012) Link to the publication