Magnetoresistance in Hybrid Pt/CoFe2O4 Bilayers Controlled by Competing Spin Accumulation and Interfacial Chemical Reconstruction
Hari Babu Vasili*, Matheus Gamino, Jaume Gàzquez*, Florencio Sánchez , Manuel Valvidares, Pierluigi Gargiani, Eric Pellegrin, and Josep Fontcuberta*.ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2018, 10 (14), pp 12031–12041
The physical proximity between neighboring magnetic and non-magnetic layers may induce magnetism in the latter for a number of reasons, ranging from the quantum nature of wave functions to processing effects. Disentangling the origin of magnetic proximity effect and its control is a challenge that may hamper deep understanding and exploitation of interface-related spin devices.
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