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Title: Laser-induced ultrafast demagnetization time and spin moment in ferromagnets: First-principles calculation

Authors:
 [1];  [2];  [3]
  1. Department of Physics, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana 47809, USA
  2. Key Laboratory for Magnetism and Magnetic Materials of the Ministry of Education, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou 730000, China
  3. Office of the Chancellor and Center for Nanoscience, Departments of Chemistry &, Biochemistry and Physics &, Astronomy, University of Missouri-St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri 63121, USA
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Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1421129
Grant/Contract Number:  
FG02-06ER46304
Resource Type:
Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Journal of Applied Physics
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Journal of Applied Physics Journal Volume: 117 Journal Issue: 17; Journal ID: ISSN 0021-8979
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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Zhang, G. P., Si, M. S., and George, Thomas F. Laser-induced ultrafast demagnetization time and spin moment in ferromagnets: First-principles calculation. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.1063/1.4907693.
Zhang, G. P., Si, M. S., & George, Thomas F. Laser-induced ultrafast demagnetization time and spin moment in ferromagnets: First-principles calculation. United States. doi:10.1063/1.4907693.
Zhang, G. P., Si, M. S., and George, Thomas F. Thu . "Laser-induced ultrafast demagnetization time and spin moment in ferromagnets: First-principles calculation". United States. doi:10.1063/1.4907693.
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