Siemens Award: Recognition of the Entire Discipline of Spintronics

Libor Šmejkal from the Institute of Physics of the Czech Academy of Sciences has won second place in the “Best Dissertation Thesis” category in this year’s Werner von Siemens Award. Libor won the award for the thesis entitled “Topology band theory of relativistic spintronics in antiferromagnets” supervised by professor Tomáš Jungwirth.

More information can be found on the FZU website here.