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Magnetic Moment of the Proton


THE spin of the electron has the value and its magnetic moment has the value, or 1 Bohr magneton. The spin of the proton has the same value,, as that of the electron. Thus for the magnetic moment of the proton the value =1/1840 Bohr magneton = 1 nuclear magneton is to be expected.

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ESTERMANN, I., FRISCH, R. & STERN, O. Magnetic Moment of the Proton. Nature 132, 169–170 (1933).

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