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Coherent Resonant Soft X-ray Scattering Study of Magnetic Textures in FeGe

RIKEN Center for Emergent Matter Science (CEMS), Wako 351-0198, Japan
Research and Services Division of Materials Data and Integrated System (MaDIS), National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Tsukuba 305-0047, Japan
PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Kawaguchi 332-0012, Japan
Department of Applied Physics and Quantum-Phase Electronics Center (QPEC), University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-8656, Japan
Condensed Matter Research Center and Photon Factory, Institute of Materials Structure Science, High Energy Accelerator Research Organization, Tsukuba 305-0801, Japan
Department of Advanced Materials Science, University of Tokyo, Kashiwa 277-8561, Japan
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Quantum Beam Sci. 2018, 2(1), 3;
Received: 19 September 2017 / Revised: 10 January 2018 / Accepted: 15 January 2018 / Published: 19 January 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Magnetic Materials and Magnetism)
Coherent resonant soft X-ray scattering was utilized to examine the magnetic textures in a thin plate of the cubic B20 compound FeGe. Small-angle scattering patterns were measured with controlled temperatures and magnetic fields exhibiting magnetic scattering from a helical texture and skyrmion lattice. By measuring the scattering pattern in a saturation magnetic field, magnetic and charge scattering were distinguished and an iterative phase retrieval algorithm was applied to reconstruct the magnetic texture in the real-space. Results of the real-space reconstruction of magnetic texture from two independently measured datasets were used to compare the reliability of the retrieval. View Full-Text
Keywords: resonant soft X-ray scattering; coherent diffraction imaging; skyrmions resonant soft X-ray scattering; coherent diffraction imaging; skyrmions
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Ukleev, V.; Yamasaki, Y.; Morikawa, D.; Kanazawa, N.; Okamura, Y.; Nakao, H.; Tokura, Y.; Arima, T.-H. Coherent Resonant Soft X-ray Scattering Study of Magnetic Textures in FeGe. Quantum Beam Sci. 2018, 2, 3.

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