Spin-orbitronics: A new moment for Berry

Aurelien Manchon

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The standard description of spin-orbit torques neglects geometric phase effects. But recent experiments suggest that the Berry curvature gives rise to an anti-damping torque in systems with broken inversion symmetry.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)340-341
Number of pages2
JournalNature Physics
Issue number5
StatePublished - Apr 13 2014

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  • General Physics and Astronomy


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