Jairo Sinova

Jairo Sinova is a Professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy of Texas A&M University and a Researcher at the Institute of Physics of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic. Following a Ph.D. in condensed matter physics at Indiana University (1999) and two postdoctoral appointments in condensed matter physics at the University of Tennessee (1999–2001) and the University of Texas at Austin (2001–2003), he joined the physics faculty at Texas A&M University. His research interests lie primarily in the fields of spintronics, magnetism, spin transport, ferromagnetic semiconductors, and spin thermoelectric effects.

Jairo Sinova Published October 4, 2010

Semiconductor Physics | Spintronics

The ability to detect the spin Hall effect electrically could make an obscure but intriguing effect more accessible to research.