electromagnetic separator

electromagnetic separator

[i¦lek·trō·mag′ned·ik ′sep·ə‚rād·ər]
(electromagnetism)
Device in which ions of varying mass are separated by a combination of electric and magnetic fields.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The goal of the work is the establishment of the dependence of the strength characteristics of the polygradient electromagnetic separator on the geometric parameters of the plate type elements of the multicomponent matrix.
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