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dr Marko Lubarda

Dr. Marko V. Lubarda is an assistant professor at the Faculty of Polytechnics, University of Donja Gorica, in Podgorica, Montenegro. Dr. Lubarda obtained his BS in Physics in 2006 from the University of California, San Diego, and his MS (in 2007) and PhD (in 2012) in Materials Science and Engineering from the same institution. His research area is computational micromagnetics and device physics. Dr. Lubarda received two highest Montenegrin annual recognitions given to young scientists: The 2013 Young Researcher Award from the Montenegrin Academy of Sciences and Arts, and The Annual Montenegrin Ministry of Science Award for Most Distinguished Scientist Under the Age of 35. Since 2014, he is a member of the Center for Young Scientists of the Montenegrin Academy of Sciences and Arts.





PUBLICATIONS

Refereed Journal Articles

1. M. Kuteifan, C.-H. Lambert, M. V. Lubarda, V. Lomakin, E. E. Fullerton, S. Mangin, “Spin transfer torque magnetization reversl in a hard/soft composite structures,” AIP Advances 8 (1), 015024 (2018).

2. S. Manna, J. W. Kim, M. V. Lubarda, J. Wingert, R. Harder, F. Spada, V. Lomakin, E. E. Fullerton, “Characterization of strain and its effects on ferromagnetic nickel nanocubes,” AIP Advances 7 (12), 125025 (2017).

3. M. Kuteifan, M. V. Lubarda, S. Fu, R. Chang, M. A. Escobar, S. Mangin, E. E. Fullerton, V. Lomakin, “Large exchange-dominated domain wall velocities in antiferromagnetically coupled nanowires,” AIP Advances 6 (4), 045103 (2016).

4. S. Fu, R. Chang, S. Couture, M. Menarini, M. A. Escobar, M. Kuteifan, M. Lubarda, D. Gabay, V. Lomakin, “Micromagnetics on high-performance workstation and mobile computational platforms,” Journal of Applied Physics 117, 17 (2015).

5. Singh, S. Gupta, M. Kuteifan, M. Lubarda, V. Lomakin, O. Mryasov, “Effect of interlayer exchange coupling parameter on switching time and critical current density in composite free layer”, Journal of Applied Physics, 115, 17D111 (2014).

6. J. E. Martin, M. V. Lubarda, V. Lomakin and P. O. Jubert, “Effect of thermal fluctuations on the performance of particulate media,” IEEE Transactions on Magnetics 49 (7), 3137-3140 (2013).

7. M. V. Lubarda, S. Li, R. Chang, M. A. Escobar, E. E. Fullerton, V. Lomakin, “Domain wall motion in magnetically frustrated nanorings,” Physical Review B 85 (21), 214428 (2012).

8. R. Chang, S. Li, M. A. Escobar, M. V. Lubarda, and V. Lomakin, “Accurate Evaluation of Exchange Fields in Finite Element Micromagnetic Solvers,” Journal of Applied Physics 111, 07D129 (2012).

9. I. Tudosa, M. V. Lubarda, K. T. Chan, V. Lomakin, E. E. Fullerton, “Thermal stability of patterned Co/Pd nanodot arrays,” Applied Physics Letters 100 (10), 102401 (2012).

10. M. E. Escobar, M. V. Lubarda, S. Li, R. Chang, B. Livshitz, V. Lomakin, “Advanced micromagnetic analysis of write head dynamics using FastMag,” IEEE Transactions on Magnetics 45 (5), 1731-1737 (2012).

11. I. Yulaev, M. V. Lubarda, S. Mangin, V. Lomakin, E. E. Fullerton, “Switching current reduction in perpendicular anisotropy spin valves with composite free layers,” Applied Physics Letters 99 (13), 132502 (2011).

12. M. V. Lubarda, S. Li, B. Livshitz, E. E. Fullerton and V. Lomakin, “Antiferromagnetically coupled capped bit pattern media for high density recording,” Applied Physics Letters 98 (1), 012513 (2011).

13. R. Chang, S. Li, M. V. Lubarda, B. Livshitz, V. Lomakin, “FastMag: Fast micromagnetic solver for large-scale simulations (invited),” Journal of Applied Physics 109, 07D358 (2011).

14. M. V. Lubarda, S. Li, B. Livshitz, E. E. Fullerton and V. Lomakin, “Reversal in bit patterned media with vertical and lateral exchange,” IEEE Transactions on Magnetics 47 (1), 18-25 (2011).

Conference Presentations

1. C. A. Lambert, M. Kuteifan, M.V. Lubarda, E.E. Fullerton, V. Lomakin, S. Mangin, “Magneto-transport Properties of Skyrmions in Amorphous Fe/Gd Multilayers,” Intermag Europe 2017, Dublin, Ireland, Apr. 24th - 28th, 2017.

2. S.A. Montoya, M.V. Lubarda, S. Couture, J.J. Chess, B.J. McMorran, V. Lomakin and E.E. Fullerton, “Magneto-transport Properties of Skyrmions in Amorphous Fe/Gd Multilayers,” 61th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, New Orleans, LA, USA, Oct. 31th-Nov 4th, 2016.

3. C. A. Lambert, M. Kuteifan, M.V. Lubarda, E.E. Fullerton, V. Lomakin and S. Mangin, “Current induced configurations in composite spring magnets,” 61th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, New Orleans, LA, USA, Oct. 31th-Nov 4th, 2016.

4. M.V. Lubarda, J. Kan, S. Manna, K.T. Chan, V. Uhlir, V. Lomakin and E.E. Fullerton, “Periodic domain configurations in single crystal nickel nanowires,” 61th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, New Orleans, LA, USA, Oct. 31th-Nov 4th, 2016.

5. M. Kuteifan, C.A. Lambert, M.V. Lubarda, S. Mangin and V. Lomakin, “Spin Transfer Torque Magnetization Reversal In Hard/Soft Composite Structures,” 61th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, New Orleans, LA, USA, Oct. 31th-Nov 4th, 2016.

6. I. Volvach, M. V. Lubarda, V. Lomakin, “SPICE modeling coupled with LLG equation,” 13th Joint MMM-Intermag Conference, San Diego, CA, USA, Jan. 11-15, 2016.

7. M. Kuteifan, C. Lambert, M. V. Lubarda, E. E. Fullerton, V. Lomakin, S. Mangin, “Dynamics of domain wall oscillators using a spring magnet,” 13th Joint MMM-Intermag Conference, San Diego, CA, USA, Jan. 11-15, 2016.

8. C. A. Lambert, M. Kuteifan, M. V. Lubarda, E. E. Fullerton, V. Lomakin, S. Mangin, “Current induced configurations in composite spring magnet,” 13th Joint MMM-Intermag Conference, San Diego, CA, USA, Jan. 11-15, 2016.

9. M. V. Lubarda “Investigation of exotic magnetization configurations in magnetic nanostructures using advanced techniques in large-scale computational micromagnetics,” 14th Young Researchers' Conference: Materials Science and Engineering, Belgrade, Serbia, December 9-11, 2015.

10. S. Fu, R. Chang, S. Couture, M. Kuteifan, M. Menarini, M. Escobar, M. Lubarda, D. Gabay and V. Lomakin, “Micromagnetics on High-performance Workstation and Mobile Computational Platforms”, 59th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, Honolulu, Hi, USA, Nov. 3th-7th, 2015.

11. M. Kuteifan, M.V. Lubarda, S. Fu, R. Chang, M.A. Escobar, S. Mangin, E.E. Fullerton and V. Lomakin, “Ferromagnetically and antiferromagnetically coupled nanowire multilayers with ultra-high domain wall velocities,” 59th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, Honolulu, Hi, USA, Nov. 3th-7th, 2015.

12. M. V. Lubarda, M. Kuteifan, S. Fu, R. Chang, M. A. Escobar, S. Mangin, E E. Fullerton, V. Lomakin, “Analytical and computational modeling for the study of magnetization response in nanoscale heterostructures envisioned for coming generation memory and processing applications,” 13th Young Researchers' Conference: Materials Science and Engineering, Belgrade, Serbia, December 10-12, 2014.

13. R. Chang, S. Fu, M. Lubarda, M. Menarini, V. Lomakin, “Numerical modeling of Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording System,” 2014 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC-URSI National Radio Science Meeting in Memphis, Tennessee, USA, July 6-12, 2014.

14. V. Lomakin, R. Chang, M. Lubarda, S. Li, M. Menarini, M. Escobar, M. Kuteifan, D. Gabay , M. Donahue, S. Couture, “High-performance micromagnetics for magnetic recording and memory applications,” IEEE International Magnetics Conference, Dresden, Germany, May 4-8, 2014.

15. M. Menarini , M. Lubarda , B. Livshitz , S. Mangin , E. Fullerton , V. Lomakin, “Modeling high-temperature demagnetization and recording in FePt granular media,” IEEE International Magnetics Conference, Dresden, Germany, May 4-8, 2014.

16. M. V. Lubarda, “Advanced computational methodologies for modeling realistic polycrystalline magnetic films and devices,” 12th Young Researchers' Conference: Materials Science and Engineering, Belgrade, Serbia, December 11-13, 2013.

17. M. Kuteifan, M. Lubarda, S. Fu, R. Chang, M. Escobar, S. Mangin, E. Fullerton, V. Lomakin, “Domain wall motion in antiferromagnetically coupled nanowires,” 58th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, Denver, Co, USA, Nov. 4th-8th, 2013.

18. I. Volvach, M. Escobar, M. Lubarda, V. Lomakin, “Synchronization in chains of spin transfer torque oscillators,” 58th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, Denver, Co, USA, Nov. 4th-8th, 2013.

19. D. Gabay, Q. Ding, M. Lubarda, M. Escobar, V. Lomakin, “System modeling of energy assisted bit patterned media magnetic recording,” 12th Joint MMM-Intermag Conference, Chicago, Illinois, USA, Jan. 14th-18th, 2013 (invited).

20. M. A. Escobar, O. Mryasov, E. Fullerton, A. Singh; M. V. Lubarda, R. Chang, V. Lomakin, “Accelerated NEB simulations of energy barrier for MRAM free layer: interface vs. bulk anisotropy cases,” 12th Joint MMM-Intermag Conference, Chicago, Illinois, USA, Jan. 14th-18th, 2013.

21. J. E. Martin, M. V. Lubarda, V. Lomakin, P.-O. Jubert, “Effect of thermal fluctuations on the performance of particulate media,” 12th Joint MMM-Intermag Conference, Chicago, Illinois, USA, Jan. 14th-18th, 2013.

22. M. V. Lubarda, M. Kuteifan, M. A. Escobar, R. Chang, D. Gabay, M. Hu, S. Fu, S. Li, E. E. Fullerton, V. Lomakin, “Micromagnetic study of domain wall motion in polycrystalline nanowires with materials distributions,” 12th Joint MMM-Intermag Conference, Chicago, Illinois, USA, Jan. 14th-18th, 2013.

23. R. Chang, M. A. Escobar, S. Li, S. Fu, M. V. Lubarda, V. Lomakin, “Coupling Micromagnetics with Electromagnetics to account for Eddy currents”, 12th Joint MMM-Intermag Conference, Chicago, Illinois, USA, Jan. 14th-18th, 2013.

24. R. Chang, M. V. Lubarda, M. A. Escobar, S. Li, V. Lomakin, “Eddy current effects in micromagnetic systems,” Joined European Magnetic Symposia, Parma, Italy, Sept. 9th-14th, 2012 (invited).

25. Q. Ding, M. Escobar, R. Chang, M. Lubarda, S. Li, V. Lomakin, “Electromagnetic design of heat-assisted magnetic recording system,” IEEE Antennas and Propagation Symposium and USNC-URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, USA, July 8th-14th, 2012.

26. J. E. Martin, M. V. Lubarda, S. Li, M. A. Escobar, R. Chang, P. Jubert, V. Lomakin, “High-performance micromagnetic simulator for particulate magnetic media,” 11th IEEE International Magnetics Conference, Vancouver, Canada, May 7th -11th, 2012.

27. M. V. Lubarda, S. Li, R. Chang, E. E. Fullerton, V. Lomakin, “Domain wall motion in magnetically frustrated nanorings,” 56th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, Scottsdale, AZ, USA, Oct. 30th - Nov. 3rd, 2011.

28. M. V. Lubarda, M. E. Escobar, R. Chang, S. Li, Jan van Ek, V. Lomakin, “High-performance Voronoi tessellation-based micromagnetic simulator and the analysis of granular media recording,” 56th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, Scottsdale, AZ, USA, Oct. 30th - Nov. 3rd, 2011.

29. V. Lomakin, Q. Ding, M. E. Escobar, M. Lubarda, S. Li, R. Chang, Y. Fainman, Eric E. Fullerton, “Design of recording system for heat assisted magnetic recording,” 56th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, Scottsdale, AZ, USA, Oct. 30th - Nov. 3rd, 2011.

30. N. Eibagi, J. Kan, M. Lubarda, M. Pechan, V. Lomakin, E. E. Fullerton, “Composite structures for bit patterned media,” 56th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, Scottsdale, AZ, USA, Oct. 30th - Nov. 3rd, 2011.

31. R. Chang, S. Li, M. V. Lubarda, M. E. Escobar, V. Lomakin, “Accurate evaluation of exchange fields in finite element micromagnetic solvers,” 56th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, Scottsdale, AZ, USA, Oct. 30th - Nov. 3rd, 2011.

32. S. Li, R. Chang, M. E. Escobar, M. V. Lubarda, V. Lomakin, “Ultra high performance micromagnetics: Fast methods and massive parallelization,” 56th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, Scottsdale, AZ, USA, Oct. 30th - Nov. 3rd, 2011.

33. I. Yulaev, M. Lubarda, S. Mangin, V. Lomakin, E. E. Fullerton, “Spin transfer torque reversal in perpendicular anisotropy spin valves with composite free layers,” 56th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, Scottsdale, AZ, USA, Oct. 30th - Nov. 3rd, 2011.

34. M. A. Escobar, M. V. Lubarda, S. Li, R. Chang, B. Livshitz, V. Lomakin, “Advanced micromagnetic analysis of write head dynamics using FastMag,” 22nd International Conference on Magnetic Recording Heads and Systems, Minneapolis, MN, USA, Aug. 29th-31st, 2011.

35. S. Li, R. Chang, M. V. Lubarda, B. Livshitz, J. van Ek and V. Lomakin, “Fast micromagnetic solvers for large-scale simulations,” 55th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, Atlanta, GA, USA, Nov. 14th -18th, 2010 (invited).

36. M. V. Lubarda, S. Li, R. Chang, B. Livshitz, E. E. Fullerton and V. Lomakin, “Engineering Heterogeneous Bit Patterned Media for Enhanced Storage and Recording Performance,” 55th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, Atlanta, GA, USA, Nov. 14th -18th, 2010.

37. M. V. Lubarda, S. Li, B. Livshitz, E. E. Fullerton and V. Lomakin, “Reversal in bit patterned media with vertical and lateral exchange,” 21st Magnetic Recording Conference, San Diego, CA, USA, Aug. 17th – 20th, 2010 (invited).

38. M. V. Lubarda, S. Li, B. Livshitz, E. E. Fullerton and V. Lomakin, “Composite capped bit patterned media for ultra-high density recording,” 11th Joint MMM-Intermag Conference, Washington, DC, USA, Jan. 18th -22nd, 2010.

International Workshop Presentations

39. M. V. Lubarda, M. Kuteifan, M. E. Escobar, R. Chang, S. Fu, M. Menarini, J. Kan, V. Uhlir, S. Mangin, E. E. Fullerton and V. Lomakin, “Investigation of domain wall and vortex dynamics, relaxation paths and energy barriers in confined magnetic nanostructures using computational micromagnetics techniques,” International Workshop on Nanomaterials, Nancy, France, Sept. 8-11, 2014.

40. M. V. Lubarda, M. A. Escobar, S. Li, R. Chang, E. E. Fullerton, V. Lomakin, “Logic realizations using magnetically frustrated nanowire architectures,” Workshop sur le magnétisme, Institut Jean Lamour, Nancy, France, Sept. 16th-19th, 2013.

41. M. V. Lubarda, D. Gabay, S. Couture, R. Chang, M. A. Escobar, S. Fu, M. Menarini, M. Kuteifan, E. E. Fullerton, V. Lomakin, “Micromagnetics of coupled magnetic structures,” Workshop sur le magnétisme, Institut Jean Lamour, Nancy, France, Sept. 16th -19th, 2013.

42. I. Volvach, M. Escobar, M. Lubarda, R. Chang, S. Fu, V. Lomakin, “Synchronization in chains of spin transfer torque oscillators,” International French-US Workshop: Toward low-power spintronic devices, University of California, San Diego, July 8th -12th, 2013.

43. V. Lomakin, R. Chang, M. V. Lubarda, M. A. Escobar, S. Li, S. Fu, J. E. Martin, M. Kuteifan, D. Gabay, C. T. Dinh, M. K. Hu, “FastMag Micromagnetic Simulator: Computational Models and Massive Parallelization,” International Workshop on Advanced Micromagnetics, San Diego, California, USA, May 21st-22nd, 2012.


Doctoral Thesis

M. V. Lubarda, "Micromagnetic Modeling and Analysis for Memory and Processing Applications," University of California, San Diego, December 2012.

FULL THESIS (86 MB).

By parts:

Frontmatter (0.3 MB)

Part 1

Chapter 1 - Magnetism (480 KB)

Chapter 2 - Micromagnetics: The Continuum Approach to Ferromagnetism (0.5 MB)

Part 2

Chapter 3 - Micromagnetic Modeling of Micromagnetic Fields (3.7 MB)

Chapter 4 - Finite Element Modeling of Spin Transfer Torques (3.0 MB)

Chapter 5 - Modeling of Thermal Effects in Micromagnetics (1.6 MB)

Chapter 6 - Techniques for Calculating Energy Barriers in Micromagnetics (2.0 MB)

Chapter 7 - Modeling of Polycrystalline Films and Devices (6.0 MB)

Chapter 8 - Acceleration Schemes for Micromagnetic Solvers (2.4 MB)

Part 3

Chapter 9 - Perpendicular Magnetic Recording (7.4 MB)

Chapter 10 - Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording (7.3 MB)

Chapter 11 - Bit Patterned Media (6.9 MB)

Chapter 12 - Spin Valves (6.4 MB)

Chapter 13 - Domain Wall Devices (8.3 MB)