photomagnetoelectric effect

photomagnetoelectric effect

[¦fōd·ō·mag¦ned·ō·i′lek·trik i‚fekt]
(electromagnetism)
The generation of a voltage when a semiconductor material is positioned in a magnetic field and one face is illuminated.
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