Epitaxial PtFe(001) thin films on MgO(001) with perpendicular magnetic anisotropy

Lairson, B.M.; Visokay, M.R.; Sinclair, R.; Clemens, B.M.
February 1993
Applied Physics Letters;2/8/1993, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p639
Academic Journal
Investigates the epitaxial PtFe(001) thin films on MgO(001) with perpendicular magnetic anisotropy. Use of thin-film Pt/Fe and Pt/Co superlattice structures in magneto-optic recording; Composition and amount of epitaxial material formed during the anneal; Preparation of epitaxial layers of the FePt superlattice.


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