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dc.contributor.author Riera, Jose Alejandro
dc.date.available 2017-07-26T22:26:51Z
dc.date.issued 2017-01
dc.identifier.citation Riera, Jose Alejandro; Longitudinal optical and spin Hall conductivities of Rashba conducting strips coupled to ferromagnetic and antiferromagnetic layers; American Physical Society; Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics; 95; 4; 1-2017; 1-11; 045146
dc.identifier.issn 1098-0121
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11336/21420
dc.description.abstract A system composed of a conducting planar strip with Rashba spin-orbit coupling (RSOC), magnetically coupled to a layer of localized magnetic moments, at equilibrium, is studied within a microscopic Hamiltonian with numerical techniques at zero temperature in the clean limit. In particular, transport properties for the cases of ferromagnetic (FM) and antiferromagnetic (AFM) coupled layers are computed in linear response on strips of varying width. Some behaviors observed for these properties are consistent with the ones observed for the corresponding Rashba helical currents. The case of uncoupled Rashba strips is also studied for comparison. In the case of Rashba strips coupled to an AFM localized order, results for the longitudinal dc conductivity, for small strip widths, suggest the proximity to a metal-insulator transition. More interesting, in the proximity of this transition, and in general at intermediate values of the RSOC, a large spin Hall conductivity is observed that is two orders of magnitude larger than the one for the FM order for the same values of the RSOC and strip widths. There are clearly two different regimes for small and for large RSOC, which is also present in the behavior of Rashba helical currents. Different contributions to the optical and the spin Hall conductivities, according to a new classification of inter- or intraband origin proposed for planar strips in the clean limit, or coming from the hopping or spin-orbit terms of the Hamiltonian, are examined. Finally, the effects of different orientation of the coupled magnetic moments will be also studied.
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dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher American Physical Society
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dc.rights.uri https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.5/ar/
dc.subject SPINTRONICS
dc.subject RASHBA
dc.subject SPIN-ORBIT
dc.subject MAGNETISM
dc.subject.classification Física de los Materiales Condensados
dc.subject.classification Ciencias Físicas
dc.subject.classification CIENCIAS NATURALES Y EXACTAS
dc.title Longitudinal optical and spin Hall conductivities of Rashba conducting strips coupled to ferromagnetic and antiferromagnetic layers
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dc.date.updated 2017-07-13T18:17:11Z
dc.journal.volume 95
dc.journal.number 4
dc.journal.pagination 1-11; 045146
dc.journal.pais Estados Unidos
dc.description.fil Fil: Riera, Jose Alejandro. Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas. Centro Científico Tecnológico Conicet - Rosario. Instituto de Física de Rosario. Universidad Nacional de Rosario. Instituto de Física de Rosario; Argentina
dc.journal.title Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics
dc.relation.alternativeid info:eu-repo/semantics/altIdentifier/doi/http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.95.045146
dc.relation.alternativeid info:eu-repo/semantics/altIdentifier/url/https://journals.aps.org/prb/abstract/10.1103/PhysRevB.95.045146


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