Synchrotron experiments

At SSRL, SLAC - Stanford, CA

At the APS, Argonne National Lab, IL

Instrumentations on campus

  • Magnetic Force Microscopy (MFM)

Andrew Westover- mounting the MFM tip on the microscope

  • Vibrating Sample Magnetometry (VSM)

Yong Byun (left)- mounting the detection coil in the superconducting magnet

Joe Nelson (right)- mounting the linear vibrating motor and the inserting the sample in the VSM

  • Extroardonary Hall Effect (EHE)

William Anderton- Calibrating the electromagnet Matea Trevino - mounting a sample for EHE measurements

  • Surface Magneto-optical Kerr effect (SMOKE) 

Kyle Miller- Adjusting the optical setup, with laser source, and polarizers

Lab pics

The completion of the Extraordinary Hall effect Magnetometer -2009

After the installation of two electromagnets - 2008

Our new lab space - 2008