Superconductivity, Spintronics and Surface Science Center

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Associate Professor

PhD in Materials Engineering, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania and PhD in Physics, „Henri Poincare” University, Nancy, France, 2011

M. Sc. Solid State Physics, "Babes-Bolyai" University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania 2007

M. Sc. Physics of Materials and Nanostructures, "Joseph Fourier" University, Grenoble, France 2006

B. Sc. Physics, "Babes-Bolyai" University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania 2005


PN-III-P1-1.1-TE-2016-2131 No. 24/02.05.2018 - Spin-orbitronic devices for non-volatile magnetic memory elements  

PNII-RU-TE nr.255/01.10.2015- Advanced spintronic devices for communication and data storage technologies based on Heusler compounds 

TUCN – Internal research project (2014-2015), Advanced materials with applications for spintronic devices for information storage technologies. MADSPIN

Research interest

Thin films; Magnetism; Spintronic and Spinorbitronic devices; Memristors; Materials for Nanoelectronics;

Special topic

I have designed and supervised the build of the new C4S hybrid sputtering & MBE thin films and heterostrutures deposition tool

Publications (selection)

Spin-orbit torques and magnetization switching in perpendicularly magnetized epitaxial Pd/Co2FeAl/MgO structures, MS Gabor, T Petrisor Jr M Nasui, MA Nsibi, J Nath, IM Miron, Physical Review Applied, 13, 054039, (2020).

Perpendicular magnetic anisotropy in Pt/Co-based full Heusler alloy/MgO thin-film structures, MS Gabor,M. Nasui, A. Timar-Gabot

Current-Induced Nucleation and Dynamics of Skyrmions in a Co-based Heusler Alloy, W Akhtar, A Hrabec, S Chouaieb, A Haykal, I Gross, M Belmeguenai, MS Gabor, B Shields, P Maletinsky, A Thiaville, S Rohart, V Jacques, Physical Review Applied, 11, 034066, (2019).

Interlayer exchange coupling in perpendicularly magnetized Pt/Co/Ir/Co/Pt structures, MS Gabor, T Petrisor Jr, R B Mos, M Nasui, C Tiusan, T Petrisor, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 50, 465004, (2017).

Spin–orbit torques and magnetization switching in W/Co2FeAl/MgO structures, MS Gabor, T Petrisor Jr, RB Mos, A Mesaros, M Nasui, M Belmeguenai, F Zighem, C Tiusan, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 49, 365003, (2016).

Experimental study of spin-wave dispersion in Py/Pt film structures in the presence of an interface Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya interaction, A. A. Stashkevich, M. Belmeguenai, Y. Roussigne, S. M. Cherif, M. Kostylev, M. Gabor, D. Lacour, C. Tiusan, M. Hehn, , Physical Review B 91, 214409 (2015).
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.91.214409

Correlations between structural, electronic transport, and magnetic properties of Co2FeAl0.5Si0.5 Heusler alloy epitaxial thin films, M. S. Gabor, M. Belmeguenai, T. Petrisor, Jr., C. Ulhaq-Bouillet, S. Colis, and C. Tiusan Phys. Rev. B, 92, 054433, (2015).

Electronic, structural and magnetic properties of Co2FeAl thin films for potential spintronic applications, M.S. Gabor, M Belmeguenai, F Zighem, SM Cherif, T Petrisor Jr., T Petrisor, C Tiusan, M Hehn, SPIN, 4,1440022, (2014).

Structural defects analysis versus spin polarized tunneling in Co2FeAl/MgO/CoFe magnetic tunnel junctions with thick MgO barriers, MS Gabor, C Tiusan, T Petrisor Jr, T Petrisor, M Hehn, Y Lu, E Snoeck, J. Magn. Magn. Mater. 347, 79, (2013),

Perpendicular magnetic anisotropy in Ta/Co2FeAl/MgO multilayers, M. S. Gabor, T. Petrisor Jr., C. Tiusan and T. Petrisor, J. Appl. Phys. 114, 063905 (2013).

Magnetic and structural anisotropies of Co2FeAl Heusler alloy epitaxial thin films, M. S. Gabor, T. Petrisor, Jr., C. Tiusan, M. Hehn, and T. Petrisor, Phys. Rev. B 84, 134413, (2011).