Browse Dept. of Physics by Subject "frustrated magnetism"

  • Gilbert, Ian (2015-02-27)
    Artificial spin ice is a class of arrays of interacting ferromagnetic nanoislands that are used to experimentally model Ising spin systems. It has been successfully used to understand the behavior of frustrated spin systems, ...

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  • Kochkov, Dmitrii (2019-05-02)
    This thesis is focused on the application and development of numerical methods for studying quantum many- body spin systems. Part I sets the stage for research projects. In chapter 1, I go over major milestones in the field ...

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  • Lv, Weicheng (2012-09-18)
    In this thesis, we propose that a ferro-orbital order, which breaks the degeneracy between the Fe $d_{xz}$ and $d_{yz}$ orbitals, is the effective cause of the structural and the magnetic transitions in the iron-based ...

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