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, Volume 15, Issue 5, pp 428–433 | Cite as

Peierls’ elucidation of Diamagnetism

  • Sushanta DattaguptaEmail author
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Abstract

This article summarizes the contribution to the phenomenon of Diamagnetism made by Rudolf Peierls, as Quantum Mechanics was triumphantly unfolding in the 1930’s.

Keywords

Diamagnetism boundary effects dissipation de Haas-van Alphen oscillations 

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© Indian Academy of Sciences 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER)Kolkata Mohanpur CampusNadiaIndia

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