News for imcn

Science Advances - Combining spintronics and...

Spin-related effects in thermoelectricity offer novel promising applications for the harvesting of thermal energy. With this perspective, coupling heat-driven transport with spintronics is at the heart of the rapidly emerging field of spin caloritronics. In a recent publication in Science...
Click to know more

A general method for protein immobilization

Immobilizing proteins at interfaces is highly wanted for many fields of application including biosensing and diagnostics, biomaterials science and tissue engineering, and biocatalysis. It is very challenging to obtain a high immobilized protein amount and stable layers while keeping the protein...
Click to know more

Insulator-to-Metallic Spin-Filtering in 2D-Magnetic...

Recently, in collaboration with the CNRS - Thales-group (France) and the University of Cambridge (UK), we report on the integration of atomically thin 2D insulating hexagonal boron nitride (h-BN) tunnel barriers into magnetic tunnel junctions (2D-MTJs) by fabricating two illustrative systems...
Click to know more

2017 IMCN Thesis Award

Matthieu GENEVRIEZ has received the 2017 IMCN Best Thesis Award on May 25, 2018. His work was entitled "Photon- and electron-induced ionization of metastable helium and light anions". This Prize, which is granted yearly by the IMCN Institute, rewards the most outstanding PhD work among...
Click to know more

Nouveaux matériaux : une base de données enrichie

Les propriétés vibrationnelles des matériaux maintenant disponibles au public dans la base de donnée Materials Project grâce au travail de chercheurs de l’IMCN. Grâce aux récents progrès des ordinateurs et des algorithmes, il est désormais possible d'effectuer des calculs...
Click to know more