Science of frustrated magnets: Hall Effect experiment reveals clues to their discontent

April 4, 2015 7:23 PM

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A scientific study carried out in Princeton has brought about the discovery of unlikely properties in materials called frustrated magnets using the Hall Effect.

Hall Effect is the property of magnetic fields having influence over electric currents. When a current is exposed to a magnetic field, it tends to deflect to one side.

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