**Direct URL:**http://theory.kfkl.cz/staff/carva

# Contact details

Doc. RNDr. Karel Carva, Ph.D.

researcher

# Research interests

**Effects**- Spin-dependent electron transport and other spintronics phenomena, Ultrafast magnetization dynamics, Magnetic ordering**Systems**- Magnetic nanostructures, Graphene, Topological insulators, Disordered systems**Methods**- First principles calculations, Green’s function theory, Linear response theory, Relativistic Quantum Mechanics

# Recent publications

## Regular articles

Interplay of spin magnetism, orbital magnetism, and atomic structure in layered van der Waals ferromagnet

Phys. Rev. B**103**, 214451 (2021)

Anisotropic ultrafast spin dynamics in epitaxial cobalt

Appl. Phys. Lett.**118**, 232404 (2021)

Element-Specific Magnetization Dynamics in Co–Pt Alloys Induced by Strong Optical Excitation

J. Phys. Chem. C**125**, 11714 (2021)

## Books and chapters

**Handbook of Magnetic Materials:**Laser-Induced Ultrafast Magnetic Phenomena

Elsevier B.V. (2017),**ISBN:**978-0-444-63927-1**Ultrafast Magnetism I:**Theory of femtosecond laser-induced demagnetization

Springer International Publishing (2015),**ISBN:**978-3-319-07742-0

- See list of all publications by K. Carva

# Recent projects

- Spin current generation on a femtosecond timescale

From 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2017