conical helimagnet

conical helimagnet

[′kän·ə·kəl ′hel·ə‚mag·nət]
(solid-state physics)
A helimagnet in which the directions of atomic magnetic moments all make the same angle (greater than 0° and less than 90°) with a specified axis of the crystal,moments of atoms in successive basal planes are separated by equal azimuthal angles, and all moments have the same magnitude.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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