transverse magnetization


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transverse magnetization

[trans¦vərs ‚mag·nəd·ə′zā·shən]
(engineering acoustics)
Magnetization of a magnetic recording medium in a direction perpendicular to the line of travel and parallel to the greatest cross-sectional dimension.
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To remove this contrast, the TR could be increased so the transverse magnetization will relax fully after each RF pulse.
For a initial magnetization M(0) and initial tip angle [theta](0), the transverse magnetization [M.
Transverse magnetization is the vector component of the magnetic moment in the x-y plane.
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