Diamagnetic Moment of Gaseous Plasmas measured by Spin Resonance Techniques

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WE report here typical experimental results obtained in measuring the diamagnetic moment of plasmas immersed in static or quasi-static magnetic fields. Nuclear and electron spin resonance techniques were used for detection of magnetic field shifts ; the results indicate that such techniques may be of value as a diagnostic tool in high-energy plasma research.

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MARSHALL, T., KAWCYN, R. & GOLDSTEIN, L. Diamagnetic Moment of Gaseous Plasmas measured by Spin Resonance Techniques. Nature 187, 584–585 (1960) doi:10.1038/187584a0

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