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dc.contributor.authorRogers, Matthew
dc.contributor.authorWalton, Alistair
dc.contributor.authorFlokstra, Machiel G.
dc.contributor.authorAl Ma’Mari, Fatma
dc.contributor.authorStewart, Rhea
dc.contributor.authorLee, Stephen L.
dc.contributor.authorProkscha, Thomas
dc.contributor.authorCaruana, Andrew J.
dc.contributor.authorKinane, Christian J.
dc.contributor.authorLangridge, Sean
dc.contributor.authorBradshaw, Harry
dc.contributor.authorMoorsom, Timothy
dc.contributor.authorAli, Mannan
dc.contributor.authorBurnell, Gavin
dc.contributor.authorHickey, Bryan J.
dc.contributor.authorCespedes, Oscar
dc.date.accessioned2021-04-09T14:30:31Z
dc.date.available2021-04-09T14:30:31Z
dc.date.issued2021-04-08
dc.identifier.citationRogers , M , Walton , A , Flokstra , M G , Al Ma’Mari , F , Stewart , R , Lee , S L , Prokscha , T , Caruana , A J , Kinane , C J , Langridge , S , Bradshaw , H , Moorsom , T , Ali , M , Burnell , G , Hickey , B J & Cespedes , O 2021 , ' Spin-singlet to triplet Cooper pair converter interface ' , Communications Physics , vol. 4 , 69 . https://doi.org/10.1038/s42005-021-00567-7en
dc.identifier.issn2399-3650
dc.identifier.otherPURE: 273733057
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dc.identifier.otherJisc: 5d4790c750cf42c395d9b09ebdfb1f6a
dc.identifier.otherpublisher-id: s42005-021-00567-7
dc.identifier.othermanuscript: 567
dc.identifier.otherORCID: /0000-0002-2020-3310/work/92019819
dc.identifier.otherORCID: /0000-0002-4333-1358/work/92020010
dc.identifier.otherScopus: 85104057685
dc.identifier.otherWOS: 000638138900001
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10023/23003
dc.descriptionThis work was supported by EPSRC grant nos. EP/S030263/1, EP/M000923/1 and EP/K00512X/1. Experiments performed at the ISIS Pulsed Neutron and Muon Source were supported by a beamtime allocation from the Science and Technology Facilities Council experiment number RB 1820617. PSI LEM beamtime access via proposal IDs 20161840, 20171184 and 20190352.en
dc.description.abstractCombining magnetic and superconducting functionalities enables lower energy spin transfer and magnetic switching in quantum computing and information storage, owing to the dissipationless nature of quasi-particle mediated supercurrents. Here, we put forward a system where emergent spin-ordering and diffusion of Cooper pairs are achieved at a non-intrinsically magnetic nor superconducting metallo-molecular interface. Electron transport, magnetometry and low-energy muon spin rotation are used to probe time-reversal symmetry breaking in these structures. By comparing the Meissner expulsion in a system including a Cu/C60 spin-converter interface to one without, we observe a paramagnetic contribution that can be explained due to the conversion of spin-singlet Cooper pair states into odd-frequency triplet states. These results demonstrate the potential of metallo-molecular interfaces to achieve singlet to triplet Cooper pair conversion, a capability not present in either metal or molecule separately that could be used in the generation and controlled diffusion of spin polarised dissipationless currents.
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dc.language.isoeng
dc.relation.ispartofCommunications Physicsen
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dc.subjectQC Physicsen
dc.subjectTK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineeringen
dc.subjectDASen
dc.subject.lccQCen
dc.subject.lccTKen
dc.titleSpin-singlet to triplet Cooper pair converter interfaceen
dc.typeJournal articleen
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dc.contributor.institutionUniversity of St Andrews.School of Physics and Astronomyen
dc.contributor.institutionUniversity of St Andrews.Centre for Designer Quantum Materialsen
dc.contributor.institutionUniversity of St Andrews.Condensed Matter Physicsen
dc.identifier.doihttps://doi.org/10.1038/s42005-021-00567-7
dc.description.statusPeer revieweden


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