Steve Tear
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Career

BSc (Warwick), DPhil (York), CPhys, MInstP, FRMS

Summary of expertise

  • Quantitative studies of surface and interface atomic structures of materials for next generation spintronic devices
  • Growth of ultra thin films and heterostructures for spintronic applications
  • Studies of low-energy electron interactions with material surfaces in microscopy and spectroscopy
  • Low-energy electron diffraction, scanning tunnelling microscopy and atomic force microscopy, 

Departmental roles

Director, York JEOL Nanocentre

Research

Overview

Research group: Condensed Matter Physics

Research group(s)

PhD students

  • Mr Daniel Pingstone (joint with Vlado Lazarov)
  • Mr Ashish Suri (joint with Mohamed El Gomati)

Steve Tear 2015

Department of Physics
University of York
Heslington
York
YO10 5DD
U.K.

steve.tear@york.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)1904 322202
Fax: +44 (0)1904 322214
Web: Personal page
Room: C/007