Influence of steps on quantum well states in Cu/Co(100) multilayers

Ortega, J.E.; Himpsel, F.J.
January 1994
Applied Physics Letters;1/3/1994, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p121
Academic Journal
Examines the effect of interface roughness on oscillatory magnetic coupling and giant magnetoresistance in magnetic multilayers. Use of vicinal copper/cobalt(100) interfaces in obtaining a quantitative measure; Amplitude of quantum oscillations in the density of states; Impact of oscillatory magnetic coupling on magnetic recording.


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