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EPJ B Review Article - Micromagnetics and Spintronics: Models and Numerical Methods

Computational micromagnetics has become an indispensable tool for the theoretical investigation of magnetic structures. Classical micromagnetics has been successfully applied to a wide range of applications including magnetic storage media, magnetic sensors, permanent magnets and more. The recent development of spintronics devices has led to various extensions to the micromagnetic model in order to account for spin-transport effects. Now, Claas Abert of the University of Vienna has prepared a comprehensive Review Article on the subject for EPJ B, aiming to provide an overview of the analytical micromagnetic model as well as its numerical implementation. The main focus is put on the integration of spin-transport effects with classical micromagnetics.

Claas Abert (2019),
Micromagnetics and spintronics: models and numerical methods
European Physical Journal B 92:120, DOI: 10.1140/epjb/e2019-90599-6

M. Strohmaier