megagauss


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megagauss

[′meg·ə‚gau̇s]
(electromagnetism)
A unit of magnetic induction equal to 106 gauss or 100 tesla.
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In related news, Spectrum Instrumentation reported that the International MegaGauss Science Laboratory, part of the Institute for Solid State Physics (ISSP) at the University of Tokyo, is attempting to set a new world record for the highest-ever indoor magnetic field.
To optimize the magnetic fields generated by the laboratory's MegaGauss machine, the trigger events that fire banks of large capacitors must occur within 10 ns of each other.
The resulting magnetic fields in the plasma were on the order of 400 MegaGauss.