Kiel Nano, Surface and Interface Science (KiNSIS)

Prof. Dr. Jeffrey McCord

Spokesperson of KiNSIS (Nano Engineering)

Kaiserstraße 2, R. A-105 / Geb. A
Phone: +49 431 880-6123
Telefax: +49 431 880-6203
jemc@tf.uni-kiel.de

Nanoscale Magnetic Materials – Magnetic Domains
Institute for Materials Science
Faculty of Engineering

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»Many magnetic materials tend to develop small magnetic areas, so called magnetic domains. In those areas, the magnetic data on every computer hard drive is retained. We design materials with special domain structure on a nanometer scale. This way we want to improve the magnetic behavior. How do magnetic properties change in very short intervals, when we excite the material from the outside? This is what we want to know. Here, we are talking about picoseconds. One second has one trillion picoseconds.«

Jeffrey McCord. Born in Nuremberg. Since July 2011 professor for Materials Science (Heisenberg professorship) at Kiel University. Before that head of the “Nanomagnetism” department at Helmholtz Center Dreden-Rossendorf. 1997 PhD at Erlangen-Nuremberg University.

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  • 12:00: KiNSIS Colloquium: Dynamical Networks - A Primer (Hermann Kohlstedt, Chair of Nanoelectronics, CAU)
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  • 16:15: Nanooptics in the electron microscope (Prof. Dr. Mathieu Kociak, Université Paris Sud, France)
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  • 16:00: Multiscale modeling of magnetorheological elastomers: From magneto-mechanical actuators to magneto-electric sensors (Prof. Dr.-Ing. Marc-André Keip, Uni Stuttgart)
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  • 16:15: What can we “learn” from atoms? (Prof. Alexander Ako Khajetoorians, Radboud University, Netherlands)
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  • 17:00: Translational Breath Research for Clinical Diagnosis and Therapeutic Monitoring (Pablo Sinues, University of Basel)
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  • 16:15: Inaugural lecture: Theory and simulation of strongly correlated plasmas and dense matter (Dr. Hanno Kählert, ITAP, CAU)
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  • 17:00: Leben auf Exoplaneten? 1. Akt (Prof. Dr. Ruth Schmitz-Streit, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang J. Duschl, Prof. Dr. Ulrich Lüning)
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