Spin waves, spin currents and spin seebeck effect

Hiroto Adachi, Sadamichi Maekawa

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The spin Seebeck effect is now established as a universal aspect of ferromagnets that enables thermal injection of spin currents from a ferromagnet into attached nonmagnetic metals over macroscopic scale of several millimeters. We show that the spin-wave degrees of freedom play a crucial role in the spin Seebeck effect.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMagnonics
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Fundamentals to Applications
EditorsSergej Demokritov, Andrei Slavin
Number of pages10
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Publication series

NameTopics in Applied Physics
ISSN (Print)0303-4216
ISSN (Electronic)1437-0859

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)


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