Centers

Spins and Heat in Nanoscale Electronic Systems (SHINES)

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Director

Jing Shi


Lead Institution

University of California, Riverside


Year Established

2014


Mission

To explore the interplay of spin, charge, and heat and to control the transport of spin and energy for achieving significantly higher energy efficiencies in nanoscale electronic devices.


Research Topics

phonons, thermal conductivity, thermoelectric, spin dynamics, spintronics, novel materials


Materials Studied

Materials: metal, oxide

Interfaces: metal/oxide, solid/solid

Nanostructured Materials: 2D, 3D, nanocomposites


Experimental and Theoretical Methods

surface science, molecular dynamics (MD), density functional theory (DFT), monte carlo (MC), quantum mechanics


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Partner Institutions

  • Arizona State University
  • Colorado State University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Ohio State University 
  • University of California, Irvine
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of California, Riverside
  • University of California, San Diego 
  • University of Texas at Austin

BES Staff Contact

Michael Pechan

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