Dr. Gwenael Atcheson

Postdoctoral researcher

Portrait of Dr. Gwenael Atcheson

E-mail: atchesog(at)tcd.ie
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ORCID ID: 0000-0003-4597-2754


PhD (2014) Queen's University Belfast
BSc (2010) Queen's University Belfast

Research Area

Materials research, magnetism, thin film physics, micro- and nano- devices/sensors.


Thin film deposition, X-ray techniques, magnetotransport, magnetometry, AFM, vacuum systems development.

Selected Publications

  • Borisov, K., G. Atcheson, G. D'Arcy, Y. -C Lau, J. M. D. Coey, and K. Rode, Exchange Coupling of a Perpendicular Ferromagnet to a Half-Metallic Compensated Ferrimagnet Via a Thin Hafnium Interlayer, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 17, pp. 8901-8911 (2017)
  • Borisov, K., D. Betto, Y. -C Lau, C. Fowley, A. Titova, N. Thiyagarajah, G. Atcheson, et al. Tunnelling Magnetoresistance of the Half-Metallic Compensated Ferrimagnet Mn2RuxGa. Applied Physics Letters 108 . doi:10.1063/1.4948934 (2016)
  • K.E. Siewierska, G. Atcheson, K. Borisov, M. Venkatesan, K. Rode, J.M.D. Coey, Study of the Effect of Annealing on the Properties of Mn2RuxGa Thin Films, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics 53, 2600505 (2017)


English and French


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