Professor Bill Butler has received the 2017 IEEE Magnetics Society’s Achievement Award

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professor Bill Butler: received 2017 IEEE Magnetic Society’ Achievement Award, “for predicting the spin-filter effects and the resulting high magnetoresistance of MgO magnetic tunnel junction, used by the HDD industry to substantially increase storage density”.   The Award is the highest one within the Magnetics Society.   The award ceremony took place during the International Conference on Magnetics (INTERMAG) in Dublin, Ireland on April 26, 2017. Click here for details