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Magnetic Phenomena and Their Interpretation—Classical Approach

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Electronic Properties of Materials


We stated in the last chapter that different types of magnetism exist, and that they are characterized by the magnitude and the sign of the susceptibility (see Table 14.1).

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Hummel, R.E. (2001). Magnetic Phenomena and Their Interpretation—Classical Approach. In: Electronic Properties of Materials. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg.

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