News Archive





21-01-2019

“Terahertz-driven phonon upconversion in SrTiO3” is now published in Nature Physics! Read the summaries on the webpages of SU (popular) and Fysikum (for physicist wannabes)


02-11-2018

The community proposal X-ray holography of ultrafast magnetism: femtosecond movies at the nanoscale led by our group at Stockholm University has been allocated beam time during the first run at the European XFEL! Congratulations to all, Hamburg see you in May!


01-11-2018

Stefano Bonetti receives a grant from the Swedish Research Council (VR) for the project Nonlinear Phononics


04-10-2018

Stefano Bonetti gives an invited talk at the QuSpin 2018 workshop, the annual at the NTNU Center for Quantum Spintronics, October 4 - 5, 2018 in Trondheim, Norway


02-10-2018

Stefano Bonetti gives an invited talk at the MMN2018, the 2nd International Workshop on Magnetic Materials and Nanomaterials, October 1-4, 2018 in Boumerdes, Algeria


03-09-2018

Debanjan Polley gives talk at the Joint European Magnetic Symposia (JEMS)


19-08-2018

Stefano Bonetti to give two invited talks at the Terahertz Emitters, Receivers, and Applications IX conference and at the Spintronics XI, within the SPIE Optics + Photonics 2018 Meeting


11-03-2018

Vivek Unni and Kumar Neeraj co-organize the symposium: "Spin-lattice interaction", at the 2018 Joint Meeting of the DPG and EPS Condensed Matter Divisions, Berlin, Germany


Stefano Bonetti gives talk: "Narrow-band THz spin dynamics in ferromagnetic metallic thin films", at the 2018 Joint Meeting of the DPG and EPS Condensed Matter Divisions, Berlin, Germany


04-02-2018

Stefano Bonetti gives Tutorial talk: "THz spin dynamics" at the 2nd IEEE Conference on Advances in Magnetics, La Thuile, Italy


14-12-2017

Stefano Bonetti selected as Wallenberg Academy Fellow


10-11-2017

Debanjan Polley gives talk: "Terahertz induced demagnetization in CoPt Films: a route towards ultrafast ballistic magnetization reversal", at the Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference 2017, MMM2017, Pittsburgh, PA, USA


09-10-2017

Stefano Bonetti gives invited talk: "THz-driven ultrafast magnetization dynamics", at the Ultrafast Magnetism Conference 2017, Kaiserslautern, Germany


27-09-2017

Stefano Bonetti to give invited talk: "X-ray imaging of spin currents and magnetisation dynamics at the nanoscale", at the The 9th International Workshop on Nanoscale Spectroscopy and Nanotechnology, Gyeongju, South Korea

18-07-2017

Stefano Bonetti to give invited talk: "THz-driven spin dynamics: a new light on old questions", at the Gordon Research Conference: Spin Dynamics in Nanostructures in Les Diablerets, Switzerland

15-07-2017

Debanjan Polley to give oral presentation: "Terahertz Induced Demagnetization in CoPt Films and a Possible Way Towards Magnetization Reversal", at the Gordon Research Seminar: Spin Dynamics in Nanostructures in Les Diablerets, Switzerland

27-04-2017
Public lecture: From Attracting Stones to the Memory of Internet: the Mysteries of Magnetism

10-04-2017
Opening for a Ph.D. student position in Ultrafast Imaging of Spin Dynamics at the Nanoscale
Opening for a Ph.D. student position in Experimental Physics (candidates can choose our group to perform their studies)

01-11-2016
We are now part of the division of Condensed Matter and Quantum Optics

20-10-2016
Opening for two Ph.D. positions in our group

01-10-2016
Opening for one Postdoc positions in our group

16-09-2016
Stefano Bonetti awarded 2016 ERC Starting grant



17-08-2016
New article published in the Physical Review Letters:
THz-driven ultrafast spin-lattice scattering in amorphous metallic ferromagnets, Physical Review Letters 117, 087205 (2016)

Credit: SLAC National Accelerator laboratory



16-11-2015
New article published in Nature Communications:
Direct observation and imaging of a spin-wave soliton with p−like symmetry, Nature Communications 6:9889 (2015)
Popular science description: Press Release SLAC news Fysikum blog Futurism

Image credit: Stefano Bonetti

24-08-2015
New article published in the Physical Review Letters:
X-ray Detection of Transient Magnetic Moments Induced by a Spin Current in Cu, Physical Review Letters 115, 096601 (2015)
Editor's Suggestion and Viewpoint in Physics: X-rays Expose Transient Spins

Chosen as the Cover of Physical Review Letters 115(9):

Credit: SLAC National Accelerator laboratory