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Group Member

Yangkun He

Postdoc

E-mail: heya(at)tcd.ie
Phone: 3034

Education

Bachelor in Materials Science and Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China.

PhD in Materials Science and Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China.

Research Experience

  • May 2021 - present: Postdoc Researcher, School of Physics, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin.
    Supervisor: Prof. J. M. D. Coey
    Project title: The search for new compensated ferrimagnetic materials.

  • Sept 2018 - May 2021: Postdoc Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids, Germany.
    Supervisor: Prof. Claudia Felser
    Project title: Research on Skyrmion and hard magnets for magnetic recording.
    Group Leader of Skyrmionics. Webpage: https://www.cpfs.mpg.de/3135810/Skyrmionics

  • Sept 2012 - June 2018: PhD Student in Materials Science, School of Materials Science and Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China.
    Supervisors: Prof. Chengbao Jiang and Prof. J. M. D. Coey (visiting professor)
    Project title: Research on the microstructure and mechanism for giant magnetostriction in Fe-Ga alloys with trace rare-earth dopants.

  • Sept 2008 - July 2012: B. Eng in Materials Science, School of Materials Science and Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China.
    Supervisor: Prof. Jingmin Wang
    Project title: Magnetostructural coupling in Ni-Fe-Cu-Mn-Ga ferromagnetic shape memory alloys.

Hobbies

Gardening, Raising pets, Travelling