Spin-polarized electronic structure

A. Kashyap, R. Sabirianov, S. S. Jaswal

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This chapter is devoted to the electronic structure of nanoscale metallic magnets. After an introduction to methods of electronic structure calculations, we review how recent trends translate into the description of magnetic nanostructures. Among the considered structures are nanowires, small particles, surfaces and interfaces, and multilayers, and emphasis is on magnetic properties such as moment and magnetization, interatomic exchange, and anisotropy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAdvanced Magnetic Nanostructures
PublisherSpringer US
Number of pages27
ISBN (Print)0387233091, 9780387233093
StatePublished - 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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