Origin of magnetic switching field distribution in bit patterned media based on pre-patterned substrates

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Pfau , B; Günther , C.M.; Guehrs , E; Hauet , Thomas; Yang , H; Vinh , L.; Xu , X; Yaney , D; Rick , R; Eisebitt , S; Hellwig , O;
  • Publisher: American Institute of Physics
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1063/1.3623488
  • Subject: switching field distribution | magnetic recording | synchrotron | perpendicular anisotropy | thin film | bit pattern media | magnetometry | magnetic imaging | [ PHYS.COND.CM-MS ] Physics [physics]/Condensed Matter [cond-mat]/Materials Science [cond-mat.mtrl-sci] | PVD

International audience; Using a combination of synchrotron radiation based magnetic imaging and high-resolution transmission electron microscopy we reveal systematic correlations between the magnetic switching field and the internal nanoscale structure of individual isl... View more
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