Magnetic properties changes of MnAs thin films irradiated with highly charged ions

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Trassinelli, Martino; Gafton, V.; Eddrief, M.; Etgens, V. H.; Hidki, S.; Lacaze, Emmanuelle; Lamour, Emily; Luo, X.; Marangolo, M.; Merot, Jacques; Prigent, Christophe; Reuschl, Regina; Rozet, Jean-Pierre; Steydli, S.; Vernhet, Dominique;
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.nimb.2013.04.025
  • Subject: [ PHYS.PHYS.PHYS-ATOM-PH ] Physics [physics]/Physics [physics]/Atomic Physics [physics.atom-ph] | Physics - Atomic Physics | Condensed Matter - Materials Science | [PHYS.PHYS.PHYS-ATOM-PH]Physics [physics]/Physics [physics]/Atomic Physics [physics.atom-ph]
    arxiv: Condensed Matter::Materials Science

International audience; We present the first investigation on the effect of highly charged ion bombardment on a manganese arsenide thin film. The MnAs films, 150~nm thick, are irradiated with 90 keV Ne$^{9+}$ ions with a dose varying from $1.6\times10^{12}$ to $1.6\time... View more
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