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Highly anisotropic van der Waals magnetism

Ultrathin CrSBr, a two-dimensional magnet, has been shown to exhibit very rich magnetic behaviours, from an unexpected magnetic order to optical emissions coupled to its magnetic state. This material has great potential for use in ultra-compact spintronics devices.

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Fig. 1: CrSBr structure and its temperature-dependent magnetic phase diagram.


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Avsar, A. Highly anisotropic van der Waals magnetism. Nat. Mater. 21, 731–733 (2022).

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