Best Poster Award


All posters will be eligible for nomination for this award provided they meet the requirements below:

  • The presentations should consist of well-prepared visual materials about the work, posted on a designated board.
  • It is required that an author be registered for the Conference and in attendance to present details and answer questions during the first and last hour of the designated session time.
  • Because the award will be made at the session, it is recommended that the authors be present for the majority of the session.

Nature of the Award

  • This award consists of a $50 cash award.
  • The awards will be given during the last hour of each poster session and a ribbon will be attached to the winning posters.
  • Winning posters will be prominently displayed through the remainder of the Conference.

Selection Process

  • A Poster Award Committee will review all of the posters at the beginning of each session.
  • Nominations, made by the individual Session Chairs, will be forwarded to the Award Committee.
  • Selections will be based on the level of the research, quality of the poster, and clarity of the presentation.

Congratulations to the 2016 MMM Conference Best Poster Award Winners!

  1. AQ-11. Switching Probability Under Spin Wave Excitation in an In-plane Magnetized L10-FePt/Ni81Fe19 Exchange-coupled Bilayer
    Zhou, Weinan1; Seki, Takeshi1, 2; Yamaji, Toshiki3; Imamura, Hiroshi3; Takanashi, Koki1, 4
    1. Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan.
    2. JST PRESTO, Saitama, Japan.
    3. Spintronics Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan.
    4. Center for Spintronics Research Network, Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan.
  2. AV-08. A non-volatile memory based on nonlinear magnetoelectric effects
    Shen, Jianxin1; Cong, Junzhuang1; Chai, Yisheng1; Shang, Dashan1; Shen, Shipeng1; Zhai, Kun1; Tian, Ying1; Sun, Young1
    1. Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.
  3. BP-01. Non-volatile spin-wave majority gate at the nanoscale
    Zografos, Odysseas1, 2; Dutta, Sourav3; Manfrini, Mauricio1; Sorée, Bart1, 2; Naeemi, Azad3; Raghavan, Praveen1; Lauwereins, Rudy1, 2 ; Radu, Iuliana P.1
    1. Logic Technologies, Imec, Leuven, Belgium.
    2. ESAT, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium.
    3. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, United States.
  4. BR-12. Topological Hall Effect of Skyrmions in Epitaxial Grown FeGe Thin Films
    Meng, Keng-Yuan1, 2; Gallagher, James2; Fuhrman, Jordan3; Brangham, Jack2; Wang, Hailong4; Esser, Bryan1; McComb, David1; Yang, Fengyuan1
    1. The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, United States.
    2. Physics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, United States.
    3. The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States.
    4. The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, United States.
  5. CS-06. Magnetic Properties of Variable Diameter Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Filled with Magnetite Nanoparticles
    Stojak Repa, Kristen1; Palmero, Ester M.2; Alonso Masa, Javier1, 3; Phan, Manh-Huong1; Vázquez, Manuel2; Srikanth, Hariharan1
    1. Department of Physics, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, United States.
    2. Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid (CSIC), Madrid, Spain.
    3. Basque Center for Materials/University of Basque Country, Derio, Spain.
  6. CP-14. Improvement of spin thermoelectric voltage with three different structures of ferromagnet/non-magnetic stacks
    Jeon, Chul-Yeon1; Kim, Dong-Jun1; Lee, Kyeong-Dong1; Srivathsava, Surabhi2; Jeong, Jong-Ryul2; Park, Byong-Guk1
    1. Department of Material Science and Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, Korea (the Republic of).
    2. Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Chungnam National University, Daejeon, Korea (the Republic of).
  7. DP-01. Magnetic Properties of Ni-Zn Ferrite / Metal Composite Core in MHz Range
    Mori, Satoshi1, 3; Mitsuoka, Takeshi1; Sato, Toshiro2; Matsushita, Nobuhiro3
    1. NGK Spark Plug Co., Ltd., Komaki, Japan.
    2. Shinshu University, Nagano, Japan.
    3. Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama, Japan.
  8. DW-11. Instrumentation for the Development of Ultra-Low Field Magnetic Resonance Contrast Agents
    Yin, Xiaolu1, 2; Nakashima, Yoshihiro1, 3; Boss, Michael A.1; Mates, John1; Clickner, Cameron1; Brown, Jason1; Elliott, Eileen1, 4; Liou, Sy-Hwang2; Moreland, John1
    1. National Institute of Standards and Technology, Boulder, CO, United States.
    2. Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, United States.
    3. Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan.
    4. William G. Lowrie Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, United States.
  9. ET-02. Electrical detection of single magnetic skyrmion at room temperature
    Tomasello, Riccardo1; Ricci, Marco1; Burrascano, Pietro1; Puliafito, Vito2; Carpentieri, Mario3; Finocchio, Giovanni4
    1. Department of Engineering, Polo Scientifico Didattico di Terni, University of Perugia, Terni, Italy.
    2. Department of Engineering, University of Messina, Messina, Italy.
    3. Department of Electrical and Information Engineering, Politecnico di Bari, Bari, Italy.
    4. Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, University of Messina, Messina, Italy.
  10. ER-11. Magnetic resonance spectra in arrays of dipole coupled nanomagnets.
    Nekrashevich, Ivan1; Litvinov, Dmitri1
    1. Materials Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, TX, United States.
  11. FP-01. Dynamics of an incomplete skyrmion state in confined helimagnetic nanostructures
    Beg, Marijan1; Albert, Maximilian1; Bisotti, Marc-Antonio1; Cortes, David I.1; Wang, Weiwei2; Carey, Rebecca1; Vousden, Mark1; Hovorka, Ondrej1; Fangohr, Hans1
    1. Faculty of Engineering and the Environment, University of Southampton, Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
    2. School of Science, Ningbo University, Ningbo, China.
  12. FU-13. Electrical detection of magnetic domain walls by inverse and direct spin Hall effect
    Pham, Van Tuong1, 2; Vila, Laurent1, 2; Zahnd, Gilles1, 2; Marty, Alain1, 2; Savero-Torres, Williams1; Noël, Paul1, 2; Rortais, Fabien1, 2; Jamet, Matthieu1, 2; Vergnaud, Celine1, 2; Attane, Jean-Philippe1, 2
    1. SPINTEC, INAC, CEA-Grenoble, Grenoble, France.
    2. Université Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble, France.
  13. GR-03. Anomalous Zero-Field- Cooled Magnetization and Exchange Bias in Nanostructured (Mn,Zn,Fe)3O4 Films
    Alaan, Urusa S.1, 2; Sreenivasulu, Gollapudi3; Yu, Kin Man4; Shafer, Padraic5; Arenholz, Elke5; Suzuki, Yuri1, 6
    1. Geballe Laboratory for Advanced Materials, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, United States.
    2. Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, United States.
    3. Department of Physics, Oakland University, Rochester, MI, United States.
    4. Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States.
    5. Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States.
    6. Department of Physics and Applied Physics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, United States.
  14. GT-08. Towards Strain-Mediated Control of Spin Waves for Logic
    Barra, Anthony1; Carman, Greg1
    1. Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, United States.