Fukami Laboratory, Research Institute of Electrical Communication, Tohoku University

Homepage of Ohno-Fukami Laboratory (~2018/03) is here.

We have open postdoctoral positions. We will particularly welcome researchers who are interested in spintronics devices for unconventional computing hardware. If you have an interest, please contact Prof. Fukami (s-fukami_at_riec.tohoku.ac.jp).



Dr. Samik DuttaGupta, an Assistant Professor of CSIS, is awarded the Best Poter Award in  held in Sendai International Center. Congratulations!


Dr. Yuta Yamane, an Assistant Professor of the Frontier Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Sciences, joined us.


Dr. Aleksandr Kurenkov was awarded the Grand Prize of 2018-19 Photo Contest of Tohoku University. Congratulations!
Link to University website


Our paper "Stack structure and temperature dependence of spin-orbit torques in heterostructures with antiferromagnetic PtMn" by R. Itoh, Y. Takeuchi, S. DuttaGupta, S. Fukami, and H. Ohno was published in Applied Physics Letters.


We will report a result of SOT-MRAM at IEDM2019 held in San Francisco, USA. This research has been conducted under a collaboration with the Center for Innovative Integrated Electronic Systems, Tohoku University.
Press release is here