Jonathan Lang

Argonne National Laboratory
9700 S. Cass Ave
Argonne, Il 60439

Phone: 252-0122

Fax: 252-7392



  • 2006 - present:   Group Leader Magnetic Materials, Advanced Photon Source
  • 2001 - present:   Physicist, X-ray Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL
  • 1996-2001:   Assistant Physicist, Experimental Facilities Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL
  • 1993-1996:   Postdoctoral Research Associate, Experimental Facilities Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL.

  • Ph.D. Condensed Matter Physics, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; 1993
  • B.S. Astronomy, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE; 1988

Research Interests:

  • X-ray magnetic circular dichroism
  • Imaging of magnetic domains in using x-ray diffraction

Selected Publications:

  1. “Continuous and discontinuous quantum phase transitions in a model two-dimensional magnet” ,
    S. Haravifard, A. Banerjee, J.C. Lang, G. Srajer, D.M. Silevitch, B.D. Gaulin, H.A. Dabkowska, and T.F. Rosenbaum, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 109, 2286 (2012).
  2. “Orbital Magnetism and Spin-Orbit Effects in the Electronic Structure of BaIrO3,
    M.A. Laguna-Marco, D. Haskel, N. Souza-Neto, J.C. Lang, V.V. Krishnamurthy, S. Chikara, G. Cao, and M. van Veenendaal, Phys. Rev. Lett.  105, 216407 (2010).
  3. “Element-specific probe of Ru magnetism and local structure in RuSr2Eu1.5Ce0.5Cu2O10”,
    N.M. Souza-Neto, D. Haskel, J.C. Lang, O. Chmaissem, B. Dabrowski, and I. Felner, Phys. Rev. B  80, 140414 (2009).
  4. “Breakdown of the Bardeen-Cooper-Schrieffer ground state at a quantum phase transition”,
    R. Jaramillo, Y. Feng, J.C. Lang, Z. Islam, G. Srajer, P.B. Littlewood, D.B. McWahn, T.F. Rosenbaum, Nature 459, 405 (2009).
  5. "Magnetic Structure of RuSr2GdCu2O8 Determined by Resonant X-Ray Diffraction,"
    B. Bohnenbuck, I. Zegkinoglou, J. Strempfer, C.S. Nelson, H.-H. Wu, C. Schüßler-Langeheine, M. Reehuis, E. Schierle, Ph. Leininger, T. Herrmannsdörfer, J.C. Lang, G. Srajer, C.T. Lin, B. Keimer, Phys. Rev. Lett.  102, 037205 (2009).
  6. “Nature of Ho Magnetism in Multiferroic HoMnO3,”
    S. Nandi, A. Kreyssig, L. Tan, J.W. Kim, J.Q. Yan, J.C. Lang, D. Haskel, R.J. McQueeney, and A.I. Goldman, Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 217201 (2008).
  7. "Ferrimagnetism in EuFe4Sb12 due to the Interplay of f-Electron Moments and a Nearly Ferromagnetic Host,"
    V.V. Krishnamurthy, J.C. Lang, D. Haskel, D.J. Keavney, G. Srajer, J.L. Robertson, B.C. Sales, D. G. Mandrus, D.J. Singh, and D.I. Bilc, Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 126403 (2007) .

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