Conference Topics

1.  Spintronics – Fundamentals and Applications

  1. Magnetoresistance in Heterostructures (GMR,TMR)
  2. Voltage-Controlled Magnetic Anisotropy and Switching
  3. MRAM, Magnetic Logic, and Related Devices
  4. Domains and Domain Wall Devices 
  5. Skyrmions and Spin-Orbitronics
  6. Antiferromagnetic Spintronics
  7. Spin Injection and Spin Transfer Torques
  8. Spin Currents, Spin Pumping, Spin Hall, and Related Effects
  9. Spins in Graphene, Topological Insulators, and Other 2D Materials

2.  Life Sciences Applications

  1. Bio-Magnetism
  2. Biomedical Diagnostics and Imaging
  3. Biomedical Therapies and Nanomedicine

3.  Electric Machines, Drives and Control

  1. Advances in (Semi)-Analytical and Numerical Techniques for Design
  2. Permanent Magnet Electrical Rotating Machines
  3. Reluctance, Inductance and Special Rotating Electrical Motors
  4. Linear Motor, Short and Long Stroke Actuators and Applications
  5. Generators, Electrical Energy Storage and Energy Harvesting
  6. Power Electronics Topologies and Modulation (Theoretical and Practical)
  7. Testing of Electrical Machines, Drives and Control Systems

4.  Electric Drive Applications, Monitoring, and Transformers

  1. Maintenance, Condition Monitoring and Diagnosis of Electrical Machines and Drives
  2. Transportation Electrification, Smart Grids, Renewable and Utility Applications
  3. Thermal Electric Drive Management, Advanced Cooling Technologies
  4. Control of Electric Machines, Converters and Systems
  5. EMI, EMC, and Shielding of Electrical Drives, and Identification Methods
  6. Transformers, Inductors, Magnetic Levitation

5.  Magnetic Recording

  1. Recording Heads and Media
  2. Energy-Assisted Recording
  3. All-Optical Recording and Other New Recording
  4. Recording Physics, Modeling, Theory and Testing
  5. Recording Systems, Coding, Servo, Actuators and Channels
  6. Head-Disk Interface and Tribology

6.  Sensors and High-Frequency Devices

  1. Magnetic Field Sensors (Non-Recording)
  2. Sensors (Not of Magnetic Fields)
  3. Microwave and Millimeter Wave Materials and Devices

7.  Multi-Functional Magnetic Materials and Applications

  1. Magneto-Optic Materials and Devices
  2. Magneto-Elastic Materials and Devices
  3. Magneto-Caloric Materials and Devices

8.  Magnetoelectronic Materials and Phenomena

  1. Multiferroics and Magnetoelectric Phenomena
  2. Complex Oxides
  3. Half-Metallic Materials
  4. Magnetic Semiconductors
  5. Magnetoresistance, Magnetoimpedance, and Hall Effect (homogeneous materials)

9.  Magnetization Dynamics and Micromagnetics

  1. Magnetization Dynamics, Damping and Ultrafast Switching
  2. Spin Waves and Magnonics
  3. Vortex Dynamics and Magnetic Texture
  4. Micromagnetic and Hysteresis Modeling

10.  Fundamental Properties and Cooperative Phenomena

  1. Electronic Structure
  2. Critical Phenomena
  3. Spin Glass and Frustrated Magnets, and Heavy Fermion Systems
  4. Quantum Materials and Cooperative States: Superconductivity, Spin Liquids, etc.
  5. Heavy Fermions and f-Electron Magnetism
  6. Low Dimensional Systems, Molecular and Organic Magnets

11.  Soft Magnetic Materials

  1. Ferrites and Garnets
  2. Crystalline Alloys
  3. Amorphous and Nanocrystalline Materials
  4. Magneto-Dielectric Materials and Meta-Materials

12.  Hard Magnetic Materials

  1. Rare-Earth Compounds
  2. Intermetallic Alloys
  3. Nanostructured and Composite Hard Magnetic Materials
  4. Other Hard Magnetic Materials

13.  Structured Materials

  1. Thin Films and Surface Effects
  2. Multi-Layered Films and Superlattices
  3. Patterned Films and Elements
  4. Nanoparticles and Nanowire Arrays and Self-Assembly
  5. Individual Nanoparticles and Nanowires
  6. Exchange Bias

14.  Microscopy, Imaging and Characterization

  1. Magnetic Microscopy and Imaging
  2. Instrumentation and Measurement Techniques

15.  Interdisciplinary and Emerging Topics

  1. Geomagnetism
  2. Magnetic Fluids and Separation
  3. New Approaches in Computational Magnetism
  4. Applications to “Internet of Things” (IoT)
  5. Other Interdisciplinary and Emerging Topics