noun see antiferromagnetic

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  • Antiferromagnetism — In materials that exhibit antiferromagnetism, the magnetic moments of atoms or molecules, usuallyrelated to the spins of electrons, align in a regular pattern with neighboring spins (on different sublattices) pointing in opposite directions. This …   Wikipedia

  • antiferromagnetism — ▪ physics       type of magnetism (ferromagnetism) in solids such as manganese oxide (MnO) in which adjacent ions that behave as tiny magnets (in this case manganese ions, Mn2+) spontaneously align themselves at relatively low temperatures into… …   Universalium

  • antiferromagnetism — antiferomagnetizmas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Kristalinės medžiagos magnetinė būsena, kai magnetiniai momentai gardelėse arba domenuose antilygiagretūs. atitikmenys: angl. antiferromagnetism rus. антиферромагнетизм …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • antiferromagnetism — antiferomagnetizmas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. antiferromagnetism vok. Antiferromagnetismus, n rus. антиферромагнетизм, m pranc. antiferromagnétisme, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • antiferromagnetism — noun a phenomenon, similar to ferromagnetism, in which magnetic domains line up in a regular pattern, but with neighbouring electron spins pointing in opposite directions; materials showing this effect …   Wiktionary

  • antiferromagnetism — Смотри Антиферромагнетизм, АФМ …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • antiferromagnetism — a phenomenon where complete magnetic moment cancellation occurs as a result of antiparallel coupling of adjacent atoms or ions; the macroscopic solid possesses no net magnetic moment …   Mechanics glossary

  • antiferromagnetism — an·ti·fer·ro·mag·net·ism …   English syllables

  • antiferromagnetism — noun magnetic field creates parallel but opposing spins; varies with temperature • Derivationally related forms: ↑antiferromagnetic • Hypernyms: ↑magnetism, ↑magnetic attraction, ↑magnetic force • Hyponyms: ↑ferrimagnet …   Useful english dictionary

  • antiferromagnetic — antiferromagnetism /an tee fer oh mag ni tiz euhm, an tuy /, n. /an tee fer oh mag net ik, an tuy /, adj. Physics. noting or pertaining to a substance in which, at sufficiently low temperatures, the magnetic moments of adjacent atoms point in… …   Universalium

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