- Published on 22 September 2022
The Scientific Advisory Committee of EPJ is delighted to welcome Dr. Johan Åkerman as the new representative for the Swedish Physical Society.
Johan Åkerman is the head of the Applied Spintronics Group at the Physics Department of University of Gothenburg. His expertise is in spintronic devices, such as magnetic tunnel junctions and MRAM, and more recently with spin torque and spin Hall nano-oscillators for microwave and spin wave signal generation, neuromorphic computing, and Ising Machines. He is one of the founding members of the Global Young Academy and the Swedish Young Academy, a fellow of the American Physical Society, and a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences.