Deformation of water by a magnetic field

Zijun Chen, E. Dan Dahlberg

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Abstract

After the discovery that superconducting magnets could levitate diamagnetic objects,1,2 researchers became interested in measuring the repulsion of diamagnetic fluids in strong magnetic fields,3-5 which was given the name "The Moses Effect."5 Both for the levitation experiments and the quantitative studies on liquids, the large magnetic fields necessary were produced by superconducting magnets.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)144-146
Number of pages3
JournalPhysics Teacher
Volume49
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 2011

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