Spin-filter state of Au-Co nanowires
Lomonosov Moscow State University, Faculty of Physics, (Lomonosov MSU), 119991, Moscow, Russia
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Published online: 4 July 2018
Our theoretical study reveals the dependence of quantum conductance of Au-Co nanowires on their atomic structure. The results show the emergence of spin-filter state in one-dimensional Au-Co bimetallic nanowires. We found the existence of two transmission regime in Au-Co nanowires with low and high conductivity 1G0 and 2G0 for “zig-zag” and linear nanowire correspondingly. The study of transmission spectra of Au-Co nanowires reveals the control capability of spin transport regime by changing of bias voltage between bulk electrodes.
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