Edmund R. Nowak

Professor and Chair
228 Sharp Lab
(302) 831-2676
027 Sharp Lab
Lab Phone: 
(302) 831-1087

Center for Spintronics and Biodetection

Research Projects

  • Fluctuations and noise in spintronic nanostructures
  • Magnetic tunnel junction-based devices
  • Vortex dynamics in superconductors
  • Dynamics of granular media

Notable Publications

  • W.G. Wang, C. Ni, T. Moriyama, J. Wan, E.R. Nowak, and J.Q. Xiao, Spin-polarized transport in hybrid (Zn, Cr)Te/Al2O3/Co Magnetic Tunnel Junctions, App. Phys. Lett. 88, 202501 (2006).
  • A. Ozbay, E.R. Nowak, A.S. Edelstein, G.A. Fischer, C.A. Nordman, and Shu Fan Cheng, Magnetic Field Dependence of the Noise in a Magnetoresistive Sensor having MEMS Flux Concentrators, IEEE Transactions on Magnetism 42, 3306 (2006).
  • A. Gokce, E.R. Nowak, See-Hun Yang, and S.S.P. Parkin, 1/f Noise in Magnetic Tunnel Junctions with MgO Tunnel Barriers, Journal of Appl. Phys. 99, 08A906 (2006).
  • A.S. Edelstein, G.A. Fischer, M. Pedersen, E.R. Nowak, Shu Fan Cheng, and C.A. Nordman, Progress Toward a Thousand-fold Reduction in 1/f Noise in Magnetic Sensors using an AC MEMS Flux Concentrator, J. Appl. Phys. 99, 08B317 (2006).
  • E.R. Nowak, Vortex-Flow Voltage Noise and Normal-State Resistance Fluctuations in Epitaxial (Dy,Y)Ba2Cu3O7 Thin Films, Phys. C, 421, 15 (2005).