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Shulei Zhang

Postdoctoral Appointee



  • Ph.D., Physics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA.                                
    Thesis: Magnetization Dynamics and Spin Transport in Magnetic Systems” .
  • B.S., Physics, Ningbo University, Ningbo, Zhejiang, China. 

Selected Publications

  • Steven S.-L. Zhang and Olle G. Heinonen, Topological Hall effect in diffusive ferromagnetic thin films with spin-flip scattering ”, Phys. Rev. B 97, 134401 (2018).
  • He Pan, Steven S.-L. Zhang, Dapeng Zhu, Yang Liu, Yi Wang, Jiawei Yu, Giovanni Vignale, Hyunsoo Yang, Billinear magnetoelectric resistance as a probe of three-dimensional topological surface states “, Nature Physics 14495499 (2018)
  • Steven S.-L. Zhang, C. Phatak, A. K. Petford-Long and O. G. Heinonen, Tailoring magnetic skyrmions by geometric confinement of magnetic structures”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 111, 242405 (2017)Editor’s Pick
  • Steven S.-L. Zhang, Ezio Iacocca and Olle Heinonen, Tunable mode coupling in nano-contact spin torque oscillators”, Phys. Rev. Applied 8, 014034 (2017).
  • Steven S.-L. Zhang and Giovanni Vignale, Nonlocal anomalous Hall effect”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 116 (13), 136601(2016).
  • Steven S.-L. Zhang and Giovanni Vignale, Theory of unidirectional spin Hall magnetoresistance in heavy-metal/ferromagnetic-metal bilayers”, Phys. Rev. B 94, 140411® (2016).
  • Steven S.-L. Zhang, Giovanni Vignale and Shufeng Zhang, Anisotropic magnetoresistance driven by surface spin orbit scattering”, Phys. Rev. B 92, 024412 (2015)
  • Steven S.-L. Zhang and Shufeng Zhang, Spin transfer torque effect”, Chapter in the book Introduction to spin electronics”, Xiufeng Han (ed.), (Science Press, Beijing, 2014).
  • Steven S.-L. Zhang and Shufeng Zhang, Magnon mediated electric current drag across a ferromagnetic insulator layer”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 096603 (2012).
  • Steven S.-L. Zhang and Shufeng Zhang, Spin convertance at magnetic interfaces”, Phys. Rev. B 86(21), 214424 (2012).
  • Shufeng Zhang and Steven S.-L. Zhang, Generalization of the Laudau-Lifshitz-Gilbert equation for conducting ferromagnets”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 086601 (2009)Editor’s Suggestion.