Conference Program

PDT time (San Francisco)

The conference is organized in two sessions and a panel discussion. Particpation is free of charge, simply click on the links below and register for the sessions you are interested in.

Session 1: 

February 8, 2021

11:40 - 11:55 p.m. Mirko Bacani (attocube systems AG, Haar, Germany) | attocube systems as your partner in low-temperature magnetic imaging

Febuary 9, 2021

12:00 - 12:25 a.m. Jan Seidel (University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia) | Variable temperature MFM measurements of magnetic oxide materials

12:30 - 12:55 a.m. Jian Shen (Fudan University, Shanghai, China) | Physical origin of complex magnetic domain structures in manganites

1:00 - 1:25 a.m.  Eli Zeldov (Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel) | Imaging topological currents and twist-angle disorder in magic-angle graphene

1:25 - 1:45 a.m. Virtual Coffee Break

1:45 - 2:15 a.m.  Jörg Wrachtrup (University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany) | Nanoscale probing of functional 2D materials

2:20 - 2:45 a.m.  Vincent Jacques (University of Montpellier, Montpellier, France) | Exploring antiferromagnetic order with a single spin microscope

2:50 - 3:15 a.m.  Christian Degen (ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland) | Towards mK magnetometry of electronic transport in condensed matter systems

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Session 2: 

5:10 - 5:40 a.m.  Stuart Parkin (Max Planck Institute for Microstructure Physics & Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle Germany) | Chiral non-collinear spin textures imaged using magnetic force microscopy and lorentz transmission electron microscopy

5:45 - 6:00 a.m.  Samuel Seddon (University of Warwick, Coventry, UK) | Real-space Observation of Ferroelectrically Induced Magnetic Spin Crystal in SrRuO3

6:05 - 6:30 a.m.  Patrick Maletinsky (University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland) | Single-spin nanoscale imaging of atomically thin magnets

6:30 - 6:45 a.m.  Virtual Coffee Break

6:45 - 7:10 a.m.  Ruslan Prozorov (Iowa State University & Ames Laboratory, Ames, USA) | Probing quantum criticality using optical NV magnetometry

7:15 - 7:40 a.m.  John Kirtley (, Stanford, USA) | Determining the vibrations between sensor and sample in SQUID microscopy

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Panel Discussion

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.  The future of magnetic imaging: What are key challenges in applications, and which techniques are going to solve these best?


Khaled Karraï (attocube systems AG, Haar, Germany)


Thierry Debuisschert (Thales Research & Technology, Palaiseau, France)

Hans Josef Hug (Empa - Swiss Federal Labs for Materials Science and Technology, Dübendorf, Switzerland)

Kathryn Ann Moler (Stanford University, Stanford, USA)

Stuart Parkin (Max Planck Institute for Microstructure Physics & Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle, Germany)

Jörg Wrachtrup (University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany)

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