John Heron

Assistant Professor

2030 H.H. Dow

T: (734) 763-6914




  1. Lee, Y, Liu, ZQ, Heron, JT, Clarkson, JD, Hong, J, Ko, C, Biegalski, MD, Aschauer, U, Hsu, SL, Nowakowski, ME, Wu, J, Christen, HM, Salahuddin, S, Bokor, JB, Spaldin, NA, Schlom, DG, and Ramesh, R (2015). Large resistivity modulation in mixed-phase metallic systemsNATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 6:5959.

  2. Heron, JT, Bosse, JL, He, Q, Gao, Y, Trassin, M, Ye, L, Clarkson, JD, Wang, C, Liu, J, Salahuddin, S, Ralph, DC, Schlom, DG, Iniguez, J, Huey, BD, and Ramesh, R (2014). Deterministic switching of ferromagnetism at room temperature using an electric fieldNATURE, 516(7531):370.

  3. Heron, JT, Schlom, DG, and Ramesh, R (2014). Electric field control of magnetism using BiFeO3-based heterostructuresAPPLIED PHYSICS REVIEWS, 1(2):021303.

  4. Moyer, JA, Misra, R, Mundy, JA, Brooks, CM, Heron, JT, Muller, DA, Schlom, DG, and Schiffer, P (2014). Intrinsic magnetic properties of hexagonal LuFeO3 and the effects of nonstoichiometryAPL MATERIALS, 2(1):012106.

  5. Serrao, CR, Liu, J, Heron, JT, Singh-Bhalla, G, Yadav, A, Suresha, SJ, Paull, RJ, Yi, D, Chu, J, Trassin, M, Vishwanath, A, Arenholz, E, Frontera, C, Zelezny, J, Jungwirth, T, Marti, X, and Ramesh, R (2013). Epitaxy-distorted spin-orbit Mott insulator in Sr2IrO4 thin filmsPHYSICAL REVIEW B, 87(8):085121.

  6. Trassin, M, Clarkson, JD, Bowden, SR, Liu, J, Heron, JT, Paull, RJ, Arenholz, E, Pierce, DT, and Unguris, J (2013). Interfacial coupling in multiferroic/ferromagnet heterostructuresPHYSICAL REVIEW B, 87(13):134426.

  7. Kam, KC, Mehta, A, Heron, JT, and Doeff, MM (2012). Electrochemical and Physical Properties of Ti-Substituted Layered Nickel Manganese Cobalt Oxide (NMC) Cathode MaterialsJOURNAL OF THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY, 159(8):A1383-A1392.

  8. He, Q, Chu, Y, Heron, JT, Yang, SY, Liang, WI, Kuo, CY, Lin, HJ, Yu, P, Liang, CW, Zeches, RJ, Kuo, WC, Juang, JY, Chen, CT, Arenholz, E, Scholl, A, and Ramesh, R (2011). Electrically controllable spontaneous magnetism in nanoscale mixed phase multiferroicsNATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 2:225.

  9. Heron, JT, Trassin, M, Ashraf, K, Gajek, M, He, Q, Yang, SY, Nikonov, DE, Chu, Y, Salahuddin, S, and Ramesh, R (2011). Electric-Field-Induced Magnetization Reversal in a Ferromagnet-Multiferroic HeterostructurePHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 107(21):217202.

  10. Zhang, JX, He, Q, Trassin, M, Luo, W, Yi, D, Rossell, MD, Yu, P, You, L, Wang, CH, Kuo, CY, Heron, JT, Hu, Z, Zeches, RJ, Lin, HJ, Tanaka, A, Chen, CT, Tjeng, LH, Chu, Y, and Ramesh, R (2011). Microscopic Origin of the Giant Ferroelectric Polarization in Tetragonal-like BiFeO3PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 107(14):147602.

  11. Mack, S, Myers, RC, Heron, JT, Gossard, AC, and Awschaloma, DD (2008). Stoichiometric growth of high Curie temperature heavily alloyed GaMnAsAPPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS, 92(19):192502.