nuclear induction

nuclear induction

[′nü·klē·ər in′dək·shən]
(physics)
Magnetic induction originating in the magnetic moments of nuclei; the effect depends on the unequal population of energy states available when the material is placed in a magnetic field.
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The method of detection used in modern instrumentation is called nuclear induction, and this method also won the Nobel Prize in 1952 for physicists Felix Bloch and Edward Mills Purcell.

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