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Researcher Details
 
Name: Professor R Hicken
Organisation: University of Exeter
Department: Physics and Astronomy
Current EPSRC-Supported Research Topics:
Condensed Matter Physics Light-Matter Interactions
Magnetism/Magnetic Phenomena

Current EPSRC Support
EP/W006006/1 Spin current propagation through epitaxial antiferromagnetic thin films(P)
EP/V054112/1 Expanded access to the Exeter time resolved magnetism (EXTREMAG) facility(P)
EP/V048538/1 Ultrafast helicity-dependent all-optical switching in hybrid magnetic nanomaterials(P)
Previous EPSRC Support
EP/R008809/1 EXTREMAG: an Exeter-based Time Resolved Magnetism Facility(P)
EP/P02047X/1 Picosecond Dynamics of Magnetic Exchange Springs(P)
EP/P008550/1 Optical detection of magnetisation dynamics induced by spin-orbit torques(P)
EP/P011403/1 Combined Magneto-Optical and Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging Microscopy: Towards Cellular Level Magnetic Hyperthermia(C)
EP/J018767/1 Materials World Network: Spin dynamics of the ferromagnet/antiferromagnet interface studied by time-resolved x-ray magnetic dichroism(P)
EP/I038470/1 A Plasmonic Antenna for Magneto-Optical Imaging at the Deep Nanoscale(P)
EP/I500219/1 A Planar Microwave Cavity Loaded with Ferrromagnetic Material: a new 8.2 MHz Anti-Theft Tag for Metallic Packaging within the Retail Sector(P)
EP/F021755/1 Picosecond magnetization dynamics of nanomagnets: time resolved XMCD and XPEEM(P)
EP/F015046/1 Optical investigation of non-thermal processes in phase change materials(P)
EP/D000572/1 Spin@RT: Room Temperature Spintronics(P)
EP/C52022X/1 Picosecond Magnetization Dynamics of Mesoscopic Magnetic Tunnel Valves(P)
GR/R98990/01 Optical Orientation and relaxation of spin in metals(P)
GR/R73850/01 Imaging High Frequency Magnetisation Dynamics at the Wafer Level(P)
GR/N64557/01 NETWORK ON MAGNETOTRANSPORT IN FERROMAGNETIC NANOSTRUCTURES(C)
GR/R00371/01 Network On Magnetic Superlattices(C)
GR/A91005/01 PICOSECOND SPIN DYNAMICS IN NANOSCALE MAGNETIC MATERIALS(P)
GR/M23724/01 PUMP-PROBE STUDIES OF SPIN DYNAMICS IN THIN FILMS(P)
GR/L67752/01 TIME RESOLVED PUMP-PROBE STUDIES OF SPIN DYNAMICS IN THIN FILMS(P)
Key: (P)=Principal Investigator, (C)=Co-Investigator, (R)=Researcher Co-Investigator