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Siphoning spins

Nature volume 511, pages 418419 (24 July 2014) | Download Citation

Topological insulators are materials known for their remarkable electron-transport properties. They now emerge as excellent sources of electron spins for manipulating tiny magnets. See Letter p.449

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  1. Joo-Von Kim is at the Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale, CNRS, and Université Paris-Sud, 91405 Orsay, France.

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